Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 318 (Sale info: $200.00).
"b. Tuskegee, Ala., 1847. Pupil of the Brooklyn Art Association and studied later in Paris under Gerome, whose favorite pupil he became. First exhibited in the Salon, Paris, in 1861, and in the National Academy, New York, in 1871. Received a medal for his picture in the Salon of 1877, and was awarded another medal and made a chevalier of the Legion of Honor in 1878. Was elected a member of the National Academy, New York, 1881." [P. 64.]
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: Paris, France.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.