text at bottom on stone:
T. H. Matteson Del. Drawn on Stone by Davignon. / Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1848 by John L. Ridner in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York / Lith. of Sarony & Major 117 Fulton Street. N.Y. / DISTRIBUTION OF THE AMERICAN ART-UNION PRIZES, / AT THE TABERNACLE-BROADWAY, NEW YORK; 24TH DEC. 1847. / Published by John P. Ridner, 297, Broadway, Art-Union Building, New York.
(The Old Print Shop, New York); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1960; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art