George Henry Smillie
American, 1840-1921
Collected by a major museum
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Selected exhibitions
The Last New World: Important Hudson River School Paintings,
Questroyal Fine Art
Questroyal’s Ninth Annual Summer Special Sale,
Questroyal Fine Art
Questroyal Fine Art’s Eighth Annual Summer Sale,
Questroyal Fine Art

From an artistic family that included his father, the engraver James Smillie, George Smillie began his artistic career as a tight and descriptive painter in the Hudson River School style of panoramic landscape. After time in Europe, and influenced by James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Smillie began painting more intimate …

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