on back of base: C.B. IVES. / FECIT.ROMAE
John B. Henderson; gift June 1899 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art.
- American Neoclassical Sculpture, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1988, unnumbered checklist.
- Taft, Lorado. The History of American Scupture. New York, 1930; 112.
- Lessing, Lauren. "Angels in the Home: Adelicia Acklen's Sculpture Collection at Belmont Mansion, Nashville, Tennessee." Winterthur Portfolio(2011); 40.