"(Ital.) marco polo. 22 x 28. Moderns have justified the accounts of the wonderful things seen by this great traveler which his contemporaries scouted as huge fictions. He was the son of a Venetian merchant, and born about 1250. His travels in asia occupied over twenty years."
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.