This painting purportedly looks down 8th Street in Kansas City. Buildings are colorful yet rendered in muted tones contrasting darkly coated pedestrians at their bases. Cars trail off in the distance and merge with the painting's impressionistic style into an overcast sky. This work is noted as being painted for the W.P.A. (Works Progress Administration). The W.P.A.
Oil on canvas landscape painting, in the impressionist style, purportedly depicting a view of the Missouri Avenue, located in the North East district of Kansas City, Missouri. This painting depicts multi-story buildings on either side of a street view with both automobiles and pedestrians. Businesses are apparent on the left hand side of the work by the store front signs of "Tailor" and "Loans". "Missouri Ave." is an original painting signed by the artist.