Announcement of the Messiah to the Shepherds, (painting)
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 99
This Artist had a manner peculiar to him and confined himself to representing nature on a small scale; he had not the same success in large compositions. He had a light and vague style, requiring little work, yet producing much effect. [P. 11; see also 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.