Oral history interview with Hughie Lee-Smith, 1968

Lee-Smith, Hughie , b. 1915 d. 1999
Painter, Educator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: Transcript: 70 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 14 min.

Collection Summary: Interview of Hughie Lee-Smith conducted 1968, by Carroll Greene, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Hughie Lee-Smith (1915-1999) was a painter and lecturer in New York, N.Y. He was a teacher at Art Students League in New York, N.Y.

These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

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