Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 61 (Sale info: $260.00).
"A wonder tender heart he had,/ that felt for all mankind;/ it made him feel amazin' bad/ to see the world so blind. - Widow Bedott Papers." [P. 8.] "Born in Chelsea, Vermont, 1821. self-instructed." [P. XXXV.]
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.
Artist address: 51 West Tenth St., New York, New York.