Elmira Kempton of Richmond, Indiana lived from 1892 to 1971. She studied at the Cincinnati
under James R. Hopkins, Herman H. Wessel, Clement Barnhorn,
L.H. Meakin, Albert Krehbiel, Eliot O’Hara and Wayman Adams.
Kempton's exhibitions include the National Association of Women Artists
from 1944 to 46; a solo exhibition at the Argent Gallery in 1944, the
Council in 1944 and 1946 and the Richmond Art Association from 1944 to
Source: "A Grand Tradition: The Art and Artists of the Hoosier Salon,
Submitted by: Angela Lawson, Wickliff & Associates