Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 59 (Sale info: For Sale).
"A firm, bold, and free touch, full of fire, and elevation of thought, the colouring has force to add life to every object, the expression and action of man and horse, is truly admirable. the sky is well adapted to the scene, and the whole has a charming effect. The light and shade is well understood, and very transparent colouring. Painted by Julia Romano, who was born at Rome, 1492, died 1546." [P. 8.]
Descriptive Catalogue of Original Cabinet Paintings, now arranged in the Gallery, Doggett's Repository of Arts, entrance at No. 16, Market-Street, and may be viewed every day, from 8 in the morning till sunset; being a truly splendid and valuable Collection of one hundred and sixty-four Cabinet Paintings in elegant frames; selected on the Continent of Europe, at the Expense of thirty thousand dollars, and are warranted to comprise the works of the Great Masters, from the 13th Century to the Present Time.