Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith R.C.A.

Road Beside Lake Ontario, 1878

5.25x10.25 in.
$1,900 Cdn.

signed and dated lower right

Private Collection, Calgary;
Private Collection, Winnipeg

F.M. Bell-Smith Exhibition, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, B.C., 1977-1978

FM Bell-Smith (1846-1923) Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith was born in London, the son of John Bell-Smith. He attended South Kensington Art Schools in London and The Academie Colarossi in Paris; he studied under both his father and Alexander Harrison. He came to Montreal in 1866, and worked as a photographer. He…