SOLD New England Coast Scene

by George Henry Smillie (1840–1921)
Oil on canvas
20⅜ x 30⅜ inches
Signed and inscribed lower left: Geo. H. Smillie – N.Y.


Private collection, Fort Worth, Texas

Sale, Christie’s, New York, New York, September 28, 1983, lot 251, from above

Private collection, New York, New York

Estate of above

Sale, Doyle, New York, New York, November 2, 2021, lot 58, from above

Artist Biography

Born into an artistic family, George Smillie became a well-known landscape painter at the end of the nineteenth century. Raised in New York City, George first trained as an engraver under his father, James H. Smillie. He went on to study painting with James McDougal Hart, a leading member of the Hudson River School (and part of his own artistic dynasty). Smillie began exhibiting at the National Academy of Design at the age of twenty-two and became known for his polished, realistic landscapes. He made frequent painting trips to the Adirondack Mountains and the White Mountains; rode through the West

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