Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Bayou Bend Collection 1 Westcott Street Houston Texas 77007 Accession Number: B.81.11
July 16, 1841
"American decorative arts and paintings in the Bayou Bend Collection," Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1998, no. P44.
Biddle, Edward and Mantle Fielding, "The life and works of Thomas Sully (1783-1872)," Philadelphia: Wickersham Press, 1921, No.130.
Three-quarter-length portrait of James Cornell Biddle seated with his left arm resting on the arm of the chair. He holds a book with his left hand and his right arm is stretched out beyond the picture frame.