By GERARD SOEST or ZOUST, a German Portrait Painter, born in Westphalia in 1637, and died in 1681; he learned the art of Painting in his own Country, but went to England about the year 1656, and very soon grew into esteem for Portrait Painting, as his pictures had force, nature and warmth of colouring. [P. 14.]
Exhibition of Oil Paintings by the Old Masters. Printed by A.E. Miller, No. 4. Broad-street. Charleston, S.C.