Nigel Freeman, Director of Swann's African-American Fine Art Department, and Dr. Leslie King-Hammond, author of a new book on artist Hughie Lee-Smith.
Swann was pleased to co-host with Brooklyn Museum
an evening honoring Dr. Leslie King-Hammond and her new book Hughie Lee-Smith
. The evening also marked the opening of the preview for Swann's February 23 auction of African-American Fine Art
Dr. King-Hammond spoke to the large crowd about her extensive research of Hughie Lee-Smith's life and career, and the process of writing the book that took her three years to complete. Then she signed copies of the book printed this year by Pomegranate Communications
Labels: African-American Fine Art, Brooklyn Museum, Hughie Lee-Smith, Leslie King-Hammond, Nigel Freeman