This is an update o too my former post. I think I have solve the who the lady is in the picture that I speak done by David John Gue…. D J Gue. I have view several pictures and I think it is Anna Botsford Comstock. Anna Botsford Comstock ( September 1, 1854 – August 24, 1930 ), was a US artist, educator, conservationist, and a leader of the nature study movement, born in Otto, New York, to Marvin and Phebe Irish Botsford.Comstock grew up on her parents' farm, where she and her Quaker mother spent time together examining the wildflowers, birds, and trees.Comstock attended the Chamberlain Institute and Female College, a Methodist school in Randolph, New York, then she returned to Otto and taught for a year.
Here is a complete link. http://www.answers.com/topic/anna-botsford-comstock
she Anna Botsford married John Henry Comstock, a young entomologist on the Cornell faculty who got her interested in insect illustration.a very interesting fellow as well.
His link is http://www.answers.com/topic/john-henry-comstock
Points of interest
David John Gue and was parents were Quakers