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Rufus Way Smith

 (1840 - 1900)
Rufus Way Smith was active/lived in California, Ohio.  Rufus Smith is known for plein-air wooded landscape, coastal paintings.

Biography   Rufus Way Smith


Rufus Way Smith (1840-1900).  Painter. 

Born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1840.  During the 1880s and 1890s Smith often spent winters in Los Angeles at the home of his daughter.  He died there in 1900. 

Exhibited: Blanchard Hall (Los Angeles), 1899.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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