"(Germ., dec'd.) Duesseldorf. Profess at the Duesseldorf Academy. pupil of the Berlin Academy and of Schadow. He formed many of the best painters of the modern German school. Travelling locksmith. 8 x 1. This sketch is made with a cleanness, care and precision which remind one of Teniers and Bloemaert."
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.