(1902 - 1971)
Oakley E. Richey was active/lived in Indiana. Oakley Richey is known for mural and still-life painting.
Biography Oakley Richey
A painter, muralist and teacher from Indiana, Oakley Richey was born in Hancock County and lived in Indianapolis for most of his career. From 1924 to 1935, he taught at the John Herron Art School, where he had also studied, and from 1935 into the 1950s, he taught at Arsenal Technical Schools in Indianapolis. Additional art training was in New York from the Art Students League and the Grand Central Art School.
Richey exhibited at the Hoosier Salon, the Richmond Art Association, and the Indiana State Fair.
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"