Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 96 (Sale info: $150.00).
"b. Paris, 1815. Brother of Edouard Frere and pupil of Cogniet and Roqueplan. He first exhibited in the Salon in 1834. Two years later he went to algiers, and much of his life has been spent in the east, as much of his work having been accomplished in his studio in Cairo as in his studio in Paris." [P. 21.]
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.