"b. Paris, 1848. Favorite pupil of Meissonier. Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. " artistic composition, correct color, and nervous treatment are combined with thorough perception of the war spirit and knowledge of military details. S.G.W. Benjamin, Contemporary Art in Europe." [P. 32.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.