This picture retains only here and there the evidence that, when fresh from the easel of the artist, it possessed rare merit, but sufficient remains to show that it came from the hand of a master. [P. 125.]
Report of the Fourth Annual Fair of the St. Louis Agricultural & Mechanical Association, of September, 1859. Prepared by M. Hopewell, M.D. St. Louis: George Knapp & Co., Book and Job Printers. 1860.