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James David Smillie

Image: Old Cedars on the Coast of Maine

Photo Credit: photo: M. Cook
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Old Cedars on the Coast of Maine

19th century
126 x 176 mm (5 x 6.9 in.)

James David Smillie, American, (1833–1909)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and roulette on laid paper
Print impression quality: Very good with plate tone
Edition: 524: Published in the "American Art Review" I (1879-80)
Marks: Signed in plate, lower left: “J. Smillie”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Old Cedars, Coast of Maine/No. 15. Ap. 1880”
Credit Line: Gift of Juwil C. and Virgil W. Topazio (BA Wesleyan 1943), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.29.157

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  • beaches
  • Maine - TGN 7007515
  • marine views - Use For Term
  • New England - TGN 7014203 (general region): Refers to several states settled by English colonists, including Connecticut, Maine, Massaschusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. The coastline has many harbors. It is on a broad continental shelf, with forested hills inland. It was inhabited by the 9th mill. BCE; the Algonquians were here when the Europeans settled in early 17th century.
  • New York Etching Club members
  • Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
  • trees

  • plate Dimensions: 126 x 176 mm (5 x 6.9 in.)

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