Edwin B Smith
(early/mid 19th century)
Edwin B. Smith was active/lived in Ohio, Louisiana. Edwin Smith is known for Miniature portrait, landscape, and historical painting.
Biography Edwin B. Smith
The following information was submitted in May of 2006 by Terry Carpenter:
"Edwin B. Smith, portraitist and historical painter... must have traveled extensively in search of commissions, for he is known to have worked in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1815; to have been located in Troy, Ohio, in 1832; and to have moved on to New Orleans, the Crescent City, in 1841."
Source: Robert Bishop: Folk Painters of America (E. P. Dutton, New York, 1979), pp. 160, 164-165; including black & white illustrations of two portraits he painted of residents Clarke County, Georgia, c. 1827.