Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 98 (Sale info: For Sale).
This painter possessed a very great skill in imitating the style of almost all the highest painters of Italy; he copied some paintings by Raphael which have been thought originals even by good connoisseurs. He was called Lucca fa presto, from the rapidity with which he used to perform his works. [P. 10.]
Synopsis of a valuable Collection of Old Italian Paintings, Marble Statuary, and other Rare Articles of Fine Arts, in the possession of Mr. John Clark, now exhibiting at the Academy of Fine Arts, in Barclay Street. New York, Lesueur & Co's Printing Office, No. 3, Barclay Street, opposite the Academy of Fine Arts. 1839.