No English painter of the past century surpassed the above in his management of rural subjects. The horses of Wouvermanns,--the peasant boys of Greuze, and the peasant girls of Gainsborough, are alike renowned. [P. 6.]
Catalogue of the First Annual Exhibition of the Western Academy of Art, corner of Fourth Street and Washington Avenue, Saint Louis. 1860. Second Edition. St. Louis: Printed at the Missouri Democrat Book and Job Office. 1860.