Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 333 (Sale info: For Sale).
The painter, deSirous to imitate some of the ancient models of painting, which he has particularly studied, has painted this subject on oriental alabaster. This small composition cannot be more carefully finished in all its pArts, which deserves to be observed with the greatest attention. [P. 16.]
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.