1982. Item #A5909
Hoppin, Martha J. The Emmets: A Family of Women Painters. Pittsfield, MA: Berkshire Museum 1982. 63p, many ills., many in color. Very good paperbound. ** Essay and checklist by Hoppin; preface by Lydia Sherwood McClean. The first systematic study of Rosina Emmet Sherwood, Lydia Field Emmet, and Ellen Emmet Rand (two sisters and a cousin), who were "among the earliest truly professional [American] women portraitists." They were active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.