"New York. Indolence. 22 x 25. A pretty Egyptian woman is made to personify the thoroughly oriental virtue (?) indicated in the title given the picture. This performance has promise in it."
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.