"(Fr.) Paris. Pupil of Gerome. School recess. 11 x 13. This infant group has forgotten all about the alphabet they have just been learning, and they are now occupied with the doll. This gem was purchased at the sale of the Harper's collection in New York, March 13th, 1880."
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.