Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 68 (Sale info: $250.00).
"From Browning's 'The Ring and the Book.'" [P. 9.] "Born at West Point, 1841. Pupil of his father, Robert W. Weir, N.A. Elected member of the National Academy, New York, 1866, and elector to the directorship of the Yale School of Fine Arts (of Yale College, New Haven), 1869. In 1876 he was appointed judge of the Fine Arts at the Centennial Exposition at Philadelphia, and prepared the official report of the same. member of the Artists' Fund Society." [P. LI.]
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: Yale School of Fine Arts, New Haven, Connecticut.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; Artists' Fund Society.