"(Belg.) Brussels. Phidias in his atelier. 35 x 25. The greatest sculptor of ancient Greece is here represented in his studio, surrounded by graceful maidens and a pair of visitors. phidias was born between 500 and 490 B.C. and, under the brilliant administration of pericles, was made general superintendent of all the great works of art undertaken during that period."
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.