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Oral history interview with Lee Winslow Court, 1982 January 27-April 13

Oral history interview with Lee Winslow Court, 1982 January 27-April 13

Court, Lee Winslow, 1903-1992

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 4 sound cassettes.

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 9 min.

Summary: An interview of Lee Winslow Court conducted 1982 January 27-April 13, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Court speaks of his education at the Massachusetts School of Art; painting in Rockport, Massachusetts; working as a designer for department stores; his involvement with art associations in Boston; his other work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lee Winslow Court (1903-1992) was a painter from West Townsend, Vermont.

Provenance

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.

Funding

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Lee Winslow Court, 1982 January 27-April 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.