He was a disciple of his father whom he excelled. His subjects were always taken from the Old and New Testaments. His compositions are very good; he is only reproached with having represented several subjects in the same painting. [P. 8; see entry 04100034 for a note on the work's provenance.]
Catalogue of the Quebec Gallery of Paintings, Engravings, etc., the Property of Jos. Legare, St. Angele Street, corner of St. Helen Street. Quebec: E.R. Frechette, Printer and Stationer, No 13, Mountain Street, Lower-Town, 1852.