Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 243 (Sale info: $200.00).
"A.N.A., New York. b. Hudson, N.Y., 1842. Pupil of William T. Richards, of Philadelphia. "' Parton's pictures combine careful realization with breadth of treatment. His landscapes take the spectator into the fields, under the trees, and beside the running brooks.'" [P. 39.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician.