Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 246 (Sale info: $180.00).
"N.A., New York. b. New York City. Studied landscape engraving on steel with his father, James Smillie, N.A. Began the study of art when thirty years of age. Mr. Smillie is also exceptionally successful as an etcher and painter in water colors." [P. 39.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.