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Mary Smith  American  1842 -1870
Born: Edgehill, Pennsylvania,  
Exhibited: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1859-1869
National Academy of Design 1868
Centennial Exhibition 1876 Philadelphia 
Examples of Work: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Naturalism
Subjects Known For: Animal / Wildlife
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Best known for her small genre paintings of chickens and barnyard scenes, Mary Russell Smith was a member of a distinguished family of American artists-the daughter of Russell and Mary Priscilla Wilson Smith, and the sister of Xanthus Smith. She was born at the family's rura... (More)

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