Harriet E. Monteith (1903-1975)
- Harriet E. Monteith (1903-1975)
- Sailing on the St. Joe River, Indiana
- oil on canvas
- 8 x 10 inches
- Signed lower right
- Inscribed with title
Harriet E. Monteith was born in Wakarusa, Indiana in 1903 to Clara A. and Nicholas B. Yoder, a hardware store merchant. Monteith’s artistic ability was recognized when she was still a young girl. Her parents arranged for her private art instruction by the time she was a teenager. Monteith was a graduate of Asbury College in Wilmore, Kentucky and the Fort Wayne Art School in Fort Wayne, Indiana.