Of all the noted French painters, Merle has commended himself to the American art public by the simplicity and sympathetic character of his subjects, as well as by his skillful and artistic way of painting. The picture, kindly lent from a choice collection, worthily represents the artist. [P. 18.]
Exhibition of Paintings, Engravings, Drawings, Aquarelles, and Works of Household Art, in the Cincinnati Industrial Exposition. MDCCCLXXIV. Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1874.