"(Fr.) Paris. Pupil of Gerome. Painter of 'genre' pictures. La Danse. 28 x 40. Skilful grouping, harmonious coloring and careful finish characterize this work. It will repay attentive study."
A Catalogue of Paintings in the Gallery of D.W. Powers, Rochester, N.Y. with Explanations and Sketches of Painters by C.C. Merriman. Rochester, N.Y.: E.R. Andrews, Book and Job Printer, Aqueduct Street, 1877.