Living History is an ongoing series of photographic works printed on linen that are culled from thousands of research images I have taken at open-air living history museums, archives, craft fairs, and other sites of historical preservation and reconstruction.

Living History
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Squatter Bed, Conner Prairie, Indiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
24 x 32 inches / Frame: 25 x 33 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Dyed Wool, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
24 x 32 inches / Frame: 25 x 33 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Tortoiseshell and Slipware, Winterthur, Delaware
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Stolen Skins, San Juan Bautista, California
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Spongeware Plate, Waterford Fair, Virginia
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Spiral Stairwell, Fort Point, California
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Puffy Sleeve, Wadsworth Atheneum, Connecticut
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Porcelain Flower Arrangement, Wadsworth Atheneum, Connecticut
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Officers' Quarters, Fort Point, California
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Domestic Scene, Frogmore Plantation, Louisiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Cotton Sack, Frogmore Plantation, Louisiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Confederate Uniform, Frogmore Plantation, Louisiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Chippendale Mirror, Waterford Fair, Virginia
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Cheater Cloth Curtain, Frogmore Plantation, Louisiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Band Boxes, Conner Prairie, Indiana
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Vertigo Horsehead, San Juan Bautista, California
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.

Allison SMITH Living History Archival Pigment Print on Linen
Portrait Studio, Richmond Town, New York
2013
Archival Pigment Print on Linen
32 x 24 inches / Frame: 33 x 25 x 2 inches, Edition of 3

"Allison Smith: Living History," Haines Gallery, San Francisco. Photo credit Monique Deschaines.
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