Lee Herring is active/lives in Texas. Lee Herring is known for contemporary and historical western and scene painting.
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Biography Lee Herring
"Traditional realist" oil painter of historical and contemporary Western scenes, Lee Herring was born near Point in rural Raines County, Texas in 1940 and living in Dallas, Texas. "Without excuses," he says, "I am convinced that traditional realism requires the best effort from those artists possessing the greater abilities. It is a combination of draftsmanship, composition, design, perspective, and mastery of color, with the skill to make the subject dominant and understandable, producing a work of beauty and delight.
"During World War II, my father and mother were both in defense work, and we moved from the Texas Gulf to Portland, Oregon. Near the end of the war, we began farming in Texas. With a scholar
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