Derk Smit is paying top dollar for watercolors and oil paintings by Derk Smit

Do you have a Derk Smit you'd like to sell?
Sell Your Art
Are you interested in purchasing a work by Derk Smit?

DERK SMIT (1889-1985)

Derk Smit was born in the Netherlands on Jan. 29, 1889. Smit came to the U.S. in 1914. After serving in the Navy during WW1, he settled in Chicago, studied at the AIC, and worked as an interior decorator. While based there, he made painting trips to southern California. He died in Santa Barbara, CA on July 17, 1984. An Impressionist, his work was influenced by Dutch and Flemish masters.

Derk Smit biography courtesy Edan Hughes "Artists in California".