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Bernard Franck (1848-1924) Collection.
N. Lemoine-Bouchard, Les Peintres en miniature actifs en France 1650-1850, Paris, 2008, illustrated in colour, p. 397 (as by Jean-Désiré Muneret).
Montélimar, Musée de la Miniature, De la guerre en dentelles aux charges héroïques, 2006, no. 44 (as by Muneret), illustrated in colour p. 34.