|Ohio water-colorist Lowell Ellsworth Smith work encompasses his native Ohio, the western United States, Mexico, and Europe. A group of more than 50 watercolor sketches by Smith, both figure studies and landscapes, are featured in this collection. The collection also includes more than 450 photographs documenting Smith’s personal and professional life. Below are just a few of the items in the collection. Please also view the Guide to the Lowell Ellsworth Smith Papers.|
Hoover Company Christmas card, circa 1950.
Adobe church study, undated.
Colorado mountains study, undated.
Curio shop owner study, undated.
Elderly peasant woman study, undated.
Ernestine, Barbara, and Lowell Smith (L-R), circa 1930.
Lowell, Barbara, Ellsworth, and Ernestine Smith (L-R), circa 1943.
Mary Ann and Lowell Smith at their 40th anniversary party, 1987.
Lowell Ellsworth Smith painting on location in Strasburg, France, ca. 1983.
Duane Bryers and Lowell Ellsworth Smith, undated.