Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 121 (Sale info: For Sale).
"This is a very fine historical composition, the countenances are strongly impressive of the subject, the attitudes and characters are truly natural, the colouring beautifies nature itself. This is a very fine specimen of the French school. painted by Gerard Lairesse, who was born at Liege, 1640, died 1711." [P. 20.]
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.