Russell Smith (Biographical details)

Russell Smith (British; Male; 1848 - 1883; fl)

Also known as

Smith, John Russell; Smith, Alfred Russell; Russell Smith, John


Compton Street (1848) 36 Soho Square (1875)


Father and son firm of booksellers and publishers who also dealt in prints and drawings. The father was Alfred Russell Smith, the son John Russell Smith (whose name is used here as the firm name) who took over some time after 1881. The firm sold many items to the BM.
Published a catalogue of engraved portraits in 1883.