Miss Emeline Parker of Lowell, Massachusetts, (painting)
Shute, Ruth W. 1803-1882
Shute, Samuel A. 1803-1836
Watercolor, gouache, gum arabic, graphite, and gold foil on heavy white wove paper
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 66.242.13
Avery, Kevin J., "American Drawings and Watercolors in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume I: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born before 1835," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002, pg. 343.
Portrait of Emeline Parker wearing a dress with puffy sleeves, a wide lace collar, and a patterned sash. She wears her hair in large curls around her face. Her hands rest in her lap, and in her right hand she holds a calling card.
Portrait female--Waist length
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums