"See no. 79. Edward Muybridge was the first to photograph animals in motion, by the instantaneous process. This is a most excellent portrait of Mr. Muybridge, and is one of Mr. Irwin's best works. In character and quality it has not been surpassed by any portrait painted in America." [P. 74; see serial 03860079 for commentary on artist.]
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.