Contributed by Camden-Rockport Historical Society
I Nee Lee of Camden owned and operated a laundry and also painted local scenes in the Camden area.
This scene of Camden Harbor was done in 1933.
Lee was born in Hong Kong, circa 1888, and later came to the United States. He operated a laundry in the 1920 and 1930s in Camden, moved to Bangor about 1936 and died there on July 21, 1939.
About This Item
- Title: Painting of Camden Harbor, 1933
- Creator: Lee, I Nee
- Creation Date: 1933
- Subject Date: 1933
- Location: Camden, Knox County, ME
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Artists, American
- Artists, Chinese
- Artists, Maine
- Camden (Me.)--Views--Paintings
- Camden Harbor (Me.)--Paintings
- Chinese Americans--Maine--Camden
- Immigrants--United States--Maine--Camden
For more information about this item, contact:Camden-Rockport Historical Society
223 Union Street #747, Rockport, ME 04856
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.