Lee Lawrie

Name
Lee Lawrie
Also Known as
Lee Oskar Lawrie
Lee O. Lawrie
Lee O. Laurie
Born
Rixford, Germany 1877
Died
Easton, Maryland 1963
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Luce Artist Biography

Born in Germany, Lee Lawrie arrived in the United States when he was very young, and began working in sculptor Richard Henry Park’s Chicago studio when he was only fourteen. In 1908, Lawrie began teaching at the Yale School of Fine Arts and the Harvard School of Architecture. One of his most notable designs depicts President Franklin D. Roosevelt on the American dime.

Works by This Artist

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plaster with metal wire