Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
PHOTOGRAPHS IN OIL. 1st Premium, Diploma and $10; 2d Prem., Medal. Mr. John S. Brewer of this city exhibited a PORTRAIT IN OIL. As we have so many artists in St. Louis who excel in this department, regret was expressed that only one work of this kind was on exhibition. [P. 103.]
Report of the Third Annual Fair of the St. Louis Agricultural and Mechanical Association, of September, 1858, Prepared by M. Hopewell, M.D. St. Louis: George Knapp & Co., Book and Job Printers. 1859.