Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: Kent Smith is the art director for the Illinois State Museum. Biography:
|Chicago painting, 1895 to 1945 :
ISBN: 0252072227 OCLC: 55955413 University of Illinois Press ; Urbana : ©2004. Chicago has supported generation after generation of inspired artists who painted land and cityscapes, and honored their patrons with portraits. The full length and breadth of their amazing work can at last be appreciated in the Powell and Barbara Bridges Collection. Chicago Painting 1895 to 1945 also includes updated biographies of 49 painters and commentary on each painting.--Jacket.