Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 364-365
"(Ital.) Florence. Two old monks playing cards. Companion pieces, 'A good hand,' and 'Hard luck.' Both faces tell their own story."
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.