"b. Boston, 1808. Has lived in Europe for the greater part of the time since 1836, practicing his art in Paris and Rome. received a third-class medal at the Paris Salon of 1840, and a second-class medal in 1855. Has painted portraits of many of the most distinguished citizens of this country. Honorary member of the National Academy, New York." [P. 18.]
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.