Original painting (gouache on paper, under glass, original frame) by Miriam McKinnie Hofmeier (American, 1906-1987) offered in excellent original condition. This painting is signed and dated (59) l.r. It retains its original frame. Miriam McKinnie was born in Evanston, Illinois. She studied at the Minneapolis School of Fine Arts, and at the Kansas City Art Institute. She is known as a painter, lithographer and muralist. As a WPA artist she produced a number of murals in the late thirties and early forties (in Forest Park and in Marshall, Illinois, for instance). She is broadly exhibited, collected, and listed.