(1871 - 1960)
Herbert Henry Smithers was active/lived in New York, Illinois, California. Herbert Smithers is known for landscape, coastal view.
Biography Herbert Smithers
The following biography is submitted by Gary Stanley of San Diego: Source is Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Herbert Henry Smithers (1871-1960) was born in London, England on June 6, 1871. He moved to the United States in 1880 with his family. Primarily self taught, he had several painting lessons in Chicago with Edgar Cameron and others. During his early years he had studios in Buffalo (NY), Chicago, and Racine (Wisconsin). While in Chicago he was a member of, and exhibited with, the Chicago Society of Artists.
Smithers had several occupations during his working career. He was a sign and steeple painter for a period of time, as well as a shoe salesman. He painted extensively in New England, Canada, and the M
... Displaying 750 of 1233 characters.