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Houghton Cranford Smith

 (1887 - 1983)
Houghton Cranford Smith was active/lived in New York, Kansas, New Jersey.  Houghton Smith is known for landscape, coastal views and genre painting.

Biography   Houghton Cranford Smith


The following biography is from the artist's grand daughter, Sandy Karls:

We called him Baba.  He spent every summer on the ocean, Cape Cod first, then Paulie's Island and then two different lots on Long Beach Island, Long Beach New Jersey. I have many memories of course, but a few regarding him as an artist.

One funny memory was in the last New Jersey summer house. Baba and Nammy (Laura) had mandatory cocktail attendance every day around PM...so the family gathered for wonderful conversation. This was a continental habit he probably started in France, having a very late dinner later in the evening.

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