Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
Mr. P.G. Peran has entered quite a number of specimens of busts in plaster and alto and basso relievos. A life-size bust of Hon. D.G. Taylor is correct and vigorous in execution; among the other busts are those of Mr. Conant and Gen. F.P. Blair. [P. 48.] Bust in Marble, Clay or Plaster, (life size.)--First premium, diploma and $20. Second premium, $10; both premiums to P.J. Peron, St. Louis. [P. 48; see entries 02590039, 02590040, 02590041, 02590042, and 02590043 for other works noted in this commentary.]
Twelfth Annual Report of the St. Louis Agricultural and Mechanical Association. Prepared for Publication by J.L. Tracy. Jefferson City: Regan & Carter, Printers and Binders. 1873.