D. Murray Smith

David Murray Smith (1865-1952), or D. Murray Smith, is a painter and illustrator. Smith was born on 4 July 1865 in Edinburgh. He attended George Watson's College, Edinburgh, the Edinburgh School of Art, and the Royal Scottish Academy School of painting. Smith moved to London in 1895. He exhibited with the Royal Society, the Royal Society of British Artists, and the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours. He was elected to the Royal Society of British Artists in 1905, the Royal Watercolour Society in 1916, and the Royal Watercolor Society in 1933. Smith married Katie Hogg. He died on 29 May 1952.

Further Reading


“David Murray Smith RBA RWS (1865-1952).” Calton Gallery, Edinburgh. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.


Waters, Grant M.. “Smith, David Murray, R.W.S. (1865–1952).” Dictionary of British Artists Working 1900- 1950. Eastbourne: Eastbourne Fine Art, 1975. 305. Print.

Illustrations by D. Murray Smith



Whatarefrontispiececollier 'What are they?' said Philip. Dawn. Authorized Edition. None
Whati42 'What I have to announce to you... is my son's engagement to Miss Lee, the lady on my right'. Dawn. The Silver Library; New Impression. 1920
Withhorror286 With horror in her heart, she turned and faced him.. Dawn. The Silver Library; New Impression. 1920
Youare253 'You are bewitching me'. Dawn. The Silver Library; New Impression. 1920

Youthink321 'You think that you love me now.'. Dawn. The Silver Library; New Impression. 1920