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Purchased by the Art Union
Prizewinner, John Keats, for 70 gns.
Jan Reynolds, The Williams Family of Painters, 1975, p.65
London, Society of British Artists, 1844, no.154.
Richard Green Gallery, London, A Fine Collection of Nineteenth Century Paintings, 2001