Lee, Doris, 1905-1983

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Doris (Emrick) Lee was born February 1, 1905, in Aledo, IL.; died June 16, 1983, in Clearwater Fl. She received her BA from Rockford College 1927 and did graduate study at Kansas City Art Institute and California School of Fine Art. Her artisit career (1929-83) included numerous commissioned works, scenes for Rodger's and Hammerstein's play Oklahoma!, and pictorial essays for Life magazine. Her works were exhibited widely and are contained in many permanent collections.Source: Something About the Author. Vol 44 p109-111.

From the description of Doris Lee Papers 1944-1958. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 437297993

Painter, illustrator; Woodstock, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with Doris Emrick Lee, 1964 Nov. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79870439

Doris (Emrick) Lee was born February 1, 1905, in Aledo, IL.; died June 16, 1983, in Clearwater Fl. She received her BA from Rockford College 1927 and did graduate study at Kansas City Art Institute and California School of Fine Art. Her artisit career (1929-83) included numerous commissioned works, scenes for Rodger's and Hammerstein's play Oklahoma!, and pictorial essays for Life magazine. Her works were exhibited widely and are contained in many permanent collections.

Source: Something About the Author. Vol 44 p109-111.

From the guide to the Doris Lee Papers, 1944-1958, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc])

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Lee, Doris, 1905-1983. Doris Lee : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Doris Lee Papers, 1944-1958 University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]
creatorOf Lee, Doris, 1905-1983. Oral history interview with Doris Emrick Lee, 1964 Nov. 4. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lee, Doris, 1905-1983. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Martyl, 1918-. Martyl Langsdorf papers, 1918-1977. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Maynard Walker Gallery. Maynard Walker Gallery records, 1847-1973. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lee, Mrs. Doris (Emrick), 1905- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-. Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists, [1963-1985]. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970. Papers of Waldo Peirce, 1889-1985. Library of Congress
creatorOf Marshall, Alice Kahler,. Women illustrators and photographers graphics collection, 1800-1987. Penn State Harrisburg Library
referencedIn Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953. Doris Lee [graphic]. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Chapman, Hugh,. Art prints. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Waldo Peirce Papers, 1889-1985 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Hervey, Wilna, 1894-1979. Wilna Hervey and Nan Mason papers, circa 1920-1978. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sage Colleges. Archives. Honorary degree recipient for 1954, Doris Lee. The Sage Colleges Libraries
creatorOf Lee, Doris, 1905-1983. Doris Lee Papers 1944-1958. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Wilna Hervey and Nan Mason papers, 1883-1985 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Fuller, Edmund L., 1941-1985. Edmund L. Fuller, Jr., papers on William Edmondson, ca.1940-1985. Newark Museum
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associatedWith Chapman, Hugh, person
associatedWith Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907- person
correspondedWith Fuller, Edmund L., 1941-1985. person
associatedWith Hervey, Wilna person
associatedWith Hervey, Wilna, 1894-1979. person
associatedWith Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953. person
associatedWith Marshall, Alice Kahler, person
associatedWith Martyl, 1918- person
associatedWith Maynard Walker Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Peirce, Waldo, 1884-1970. person
associatedWith Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983 person
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New York (State)
Subject
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Illustrators--Interviews
Women artists
Painters--Interviews
Federal aid to the arts
Art, American
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Birth 1905-02-01

Death 1983-06-16

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