Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 11 (Sale info: $600.00).
"b. Pennsylvania, 1823. Devoted himself to art early in life, studying in the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, and in the National Academy of Design, New York. 1845-1849 in Europe, where he studied for a time with Thomas Couture, in Paris. elected national academician, 1851. He is one of the best-known and most popular of American portrait painters. member of the American Art Union and president of the Artists' Fund Society of New York." [P. 6.]
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; A.A.U.; Artists' Fund Society.