Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 60 (Sale info: $260.00).
"Born in 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. Received a medal for his painting at the Centennial Exposition. Has achieved high reputation as an etcher." [P. XLIV.]
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.