Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
Painting in Oil, animal kingdom (original).--The first premium, Diploma and twenty-five dollars, was awarded to J.L. SMITH, of St. Louis. It was a fine picture of a Horse, and was a highly finished production. There was also another fine painting of a Bull and Horse, owned by Mr. ELLEARD, to which was awarded the second premium. [P. 129; see entry 02510172 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.