Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 64 (Sale info: For Sale).
"A traveller, by the faithful hound,/ Half buried in the snow was found,/ Still bearing in his hand of ice,/ That banner with the strange device/ Excelsior%"--H.W. Longfellow. [P. 5.]
The Utica Art Exhibition Catalogue of American and Foreign Paintings and Sculpture, now open at Mechanics' Hall, in connection with the Twenty-First Annual Fair of the Utica Mechanics' Association. 1865. Utica, N.Y.: Roberts, Book and Job Printer, 60 Genesee Street. 1865.