"Born at Brussels, 1828. Was a pupil of Navez in Belgium, and Roqueplan at Paris. Medals - Paris, 1853; officer of the same, 1867; commander, 1878. Officer of the Order of Leopold. Commander of the Order of St. Michael, of Bavaria. Commander of the Order of Ferdinand, of Austria." [P. XLIX.]
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.