Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 238 (Sale info: $125.00).
"b. Hartford, Conn., 1836. Studied in Munich and Milan under Prof. albert Zimmermann and his brothers, Max and Richard Zimmermann. First exhibited in the National Academy in 1860. elected associate of the National Academy in 1868. Member of the American Art Union. " John L. Fitch has attained eminence as a painter of forest scenes. - Art Journal, April, 1875." [P. 51.]
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.