This little gem of art is worthy of especial attention for its truthfulness to nature in all its details, and with No. 111 may take the front rank among the productions of modern art. It was painted for its present owner, B.A. Soulard, Esq. [P. 125; see entry 02510106 for other work noted in this commentary.]
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.