Theodore Clement Steele, American, 1847–1926
Oil on canvas
66.04 cm x 91.44 cm | 26 in. x 36 in.
Indiana State Museum Collection
Shirley Lakin Steele – born July 15, 1878, died in 1952
Shirley was the youngest of T.C. Steele’s three surviving children, but was the fourth born out of five. In birth order, the five children born to T.C. and Mary Elizabeth Steele were: Rembrandt (aka Brandt), Margaret (aka Daisy), Charlie (died in infancy), Shirley, and Mary (died in infancy)