Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Ella Bird Smith

 (1855 - 1911)
Ella Bird Smith was active/lived in Massachusetts, Illinois.  Ella Smith is known for marine and landscape painting, music composition.

Biography   Ella Bird Smith


Married to Henry A. Smith, Attorney of Oregon, Illinois, she was active as a painter, musician and and community organizer in Oregon.  Unknown is with whom she studied, but she exhibited with the Oregon Woman's Columbian Club Exhibit in 1892, held in the Ogle County Courthouse in Oregon.

She also wrote and published music with Starr Publishing Company in Oregon, and in 1900, she traveled with several other women to the British Isles. Of that trip, she wrote a novel, and the women travelers dramatized it for local entertainment.

In delicate health, Ella Bird Smith died in Oregon at age 56 in 1911. Her artwork, writings and music were found in the attic of her Oregon home in 1962.


Source:
"Smith, Ella Bird,"   ...  Displaying 750 of 800 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Ella Bird Smith


Museums (1 - partial list):  Ella Bird Smith    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
A Happy Time
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Ella Bird Smith

Consider a subscription!  More info



15