"Born at Anderlys, 1825. Was a pupil of L'Ecole des Beaux Arts, and of Drolling. Medals, Paris, 1851, 18542, 1865. Legion of Honor, 1865; commander of the same, 1877." [P. XXXIV.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art Gallery of the Southern Exposition, Louisville, Ky. August 28 - October 23, 1886 Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Editor of National Academy Notes, Director of the Art Department. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 440-446 West Main Street, Louisville, Ky.