Infant St. John, - Companion Piece, Carved Frames, (painting)
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 35 (Sale info: TO BE AUCTIONED).
"It is difficult to speak in adequate terms of these lovely pictures. the interest of the subject, the quality of the art, and the infantile sweetness of expression, render them truly fascinating. No gallery in Europe can boast finer examples." [P. 2; see serial 03340034 for companion piece referred to in this commentary.]
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.