Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 48 (Sale info: TO BE AUCTIONED).
"This is one of the artist's happiest efforts, - in touch, in color, in treatment and expression it is in every way admirable. A picture in the dulwich gallery, of the same subject and size, is precisely alike, except in the landscape part, and doubtless is a repetition by the same hand." [P. 3.]
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.