Joseph B Smith
(1798 - 1876)
Joseph B. Smith was active/lived in New York, New Jersey. Joseph Smith is known for ship portrait, town views-churches.
Biography Joseph B. Smith
A painter of marine scenes including ships and of townscapes, especially churches, Joseph Smith was born in New York City and remained a life-long resident. One of his subjects, painted in 1824, was John Street Methodist Church in New York, and it was later published as a lithograph. He worked in partnership with his son, William S. Smith, and another son, Archibald Cary Smith, was a painter.
Joseph Smith exhibited at the Brooklyn Art Association.
Peter Falk, "Who's Who in American Art"
Groce and Wallace, "Dictionary of Artists in America"