Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 46 (Sale info: $450.00).
"b. Fairhaven, Mass. For two years (at Fairhaven) with Van Beest of Holland. Has made seven voyages to the arctic regions, spent four years in the practice of his profession in London, and seven years in California, in the sierra nevada mountains. first exhibited, N.A.d., 1864. Elected associate of the National Academy, 1874. Member of the American Art Union. " With Dr. Hays, the arctic explorer, and others, he has made several trips to the ice-regions of the north American coast for the purpose of sketching and study, chartering his own vessel, and going as high, on one occasion, as the fifty-sixth degree. his representations of this comparatively new field of icefloes and icebergs have been interesting and popular, and have attracted much attention on both sides of the Atlantic. Has exhibited publicly and privately in London, and has sold his pictures there to her Majesty the Queen, the Marchioness of Lorne, the Baroness Burdett-Coutts, Baron Rothschild, and others. - Clement & Hutton, Artists of the Nineteenth Century." [P. 13.]
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: Associate National Academician; A.A.U.