This is the artist's most ambitious and creditable effort, painted from a living model, dressed in costume furnished him by S.W. Laureys, of Wade's Opera House, late of Her Majesty's Theatre (London), which is sufficient guarantee of its truthfulness. [P. 94.]
Report of the Eleventh Industrial Exhibition under the Auspices of the Mechanics' Institute of the City of San Francisco, held at the Mechanics' Pavilion, Mission and Eighth Streets, from the 8th day of August to the 16th day of September, 1876. Leo Eloesser, Steam Book, Card and Job Printer, 414 Clay Street, San Francisco. 1876.