Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 99 (Sale info: $100.00).
"b. Bolton, Lancashire, England, 1842. Was brought to America when a child, and studied art with his brother, Thomas Moran, in Philadelphia. In 1863 went to London and studied the manner of the english masters for a time. Member of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and the American Art Union. Received a medal for his painting at the Centennial Exposition. Has achieved high reputation as an etcher." [P. 23.]
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.