Charles L A Smith-Point Dume,Malibu c.1920s-California impressionist-Oil Painting
Frame size 30 x 35"
canvas size 20 x 26"
Painter. Born in Auburn, Ml on Jan. 11, 1871. Smith was a self-taught painter and spent his early career in Chicago.
He visited California some time before 1908 but did not actually settle in Los Angeles until the 1920s.
He was art director of the Jonathan Club there at the time of his death on Nov. 26, 1937. As well as landscapes,
Smith also painted portraits. Exh: Chicago Society of Artists
Excellent - Minor wear consistent with age and history