"(Germ.) Munich. The village politicians. 19 x 16. The village oracle is putting to the senior member of the party an argument which the latter finds hard of digestion. The listener in the corner is smiling wickedly at the old man's discomfiture. the treatment of this subject is free, bold and natural."
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.