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Last NameSmith    
Given NameCharles Hamilton    
alt. NamesC. H. S. ;    
Year born1776 in Vrommenhofen, East Flanders    
Year died1859    
Place of deathPlymouth, Devon    
Father's occupation    
EducationAustrian Academy for Artillery and Engineers at Mechelen & Leuven, self-taught illustrator    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forGeorges Léopold Chrétien Fréderick Dagobert, Baron de Cuvier (1769-1832) ; C. H. Smith: Animals America (1819), Animal Kingdom (1827), Mammalia (1842) ; Natural History of Dogs (1840), Natural History of Horses (1841), Natura History of Human Species (1851) ; Georges Cuvier / Edward Griffith: class Pisces (1834) ;    
PatronageNaturalists' Library series ;    
CollaboratorsRobert Havell Sr. ; W. H. Lizars ;    
Techniquesnatural, mammal, ichthyological, animal, and zoological drawing    
Archival sourcesBritish Museum Natural History    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 1015, 3869-73 ; AKL ; ThB 31 1937: 168 ; Sawyer 1971: 184 ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: Great Britain, Canada, the USa, the West Indies, and Belgium. Officer & topographical draughtsman.    

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