Bodo Hofstetter. Letter to Katharine Baetjer. June 19, 1995, calls it a late-nineteenth-century pastiche.
Pierrette Jean-Richard. Letter. June 12, 1995, accepts the attribution to Hall.
Graham Reynolds with the assistance of Katharine Baetjer. European Miniatures in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1996, pp. 92–93, 114, no. 48, ill., state that it seems to be a work by Hall of about 1790.