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    Walter Martin Baumhofer (1904-1987) Original Magazine Story Illustration (c.1940). Walter M. Baumhofer illustrated for a number of the national magazines, including Collier's, Cosmopolitan, Liberty, The American Magazine, and Argosy. This painting appeared as a story illustration in one of the aforementioned publications, with the following caption, "Ellen moved in cloud of glory through languorous Washington evenings -- but only in her letters home." Notations on the back of the canvas list the story title, Merry-Go-Round; however, these were often changed and this could an early working title. The painting is executed in oil on canvas, it measures 28 x 20, and is signed upper right. A photo showing the published page is included.

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