Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 15 (Sale info: TO BE AUCTIONED).
"In the neighborhood of Gloucester, sloop aground, figures, &c. original. George R. Bonfield. Size 16 inches by 10 inches." [P. 2.]
Peremptory Sale of Valuable Oil Paintings, the Collection of Thos. F. Bell. Thomas & Sons, Auctioneers. Catalogue of Interesting and Valuable Oil Paintings, the Collection of Thos. F. Bell, of this city, which includes many of the works of the late Thomas Birch, Esq. The Chief portion Painted to Order. Also, Original Productions of C. Kreighoff, G.R. Bonfield, Paul Weber, J. Williams, and other Eminent Artists. To be sold, without reserve. On Tuesday morning, March 7th, 1865, commencing at eleven o'clock. At the Auction Store, 139 & 141 South Fourth St. By M. Thomas & Sons, Auctioneers. The Paintings will be Arranged for Inspection five days previous to sale. W.B. Selheimer, Printer, N.W. corner Fifth and Chestnut Sts.