"(Ital.) Rome. Purity whipping child. 38 x 54. This emblem of purity crowned with lilies, looks as much in earnest as if she had good cause of complaint against the little blindfold archer."
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.