Signed, in stone, lower left: Lafosse; printed below image: Painted by L.M. SPENCER. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1856 by W. Schaus, in the clerk’s Office of the district Court of the United States for the Southern district of New-York. Lith. By LAFOSSE.; printed below, lower left: New-York. Pub. by W. SCHAUS, 629 Broadway; printed lower center: Hush!; printed lower right: Imp. Fois Delarue, Paris
Bolton-Smith, Robin, and William H. Truettner, Lilly Martin Spencer 1822-1902: The Joys of Sentiment. Washington, DC: National Collection of Fine Arts, 1973, pp. 109, 145–56, 158.
The Old Print Shop, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2013.
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