Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 31 (Sale info: TO BE AUCTIONED).
"There is a print extant of this sublime picture, which makes it authentic, possessing as it does unerring internal proof. an angel is dimly seen supporting the drooping figure, which adds greatly to its interest." [P. 2.]
Catalogue of a Collection of Original Oil Paintings, in rich gilt frames, by Masters of the Highest Distinction. Italian, Dutch, French and English, Comprising many specimens of Extraordinary Beauty, and Exquisite Art to be sold at auction by Howe, Leonard & Co. on Friday March 31, 1843, at Amory Hall, corner of West & Washington Streets. Sale to commence at 11 o'clock.