"(Ital.) Rome. Birth of the lily. 11 x 15. An allusion to the classical myth of the creation of the pond lily by the lake nymphs."
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.