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Chee Chin
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1896
Birth Place: 
Hoy Ping, China
Death Date: 
1966
Full name Chee Chin S. Cheung Lee. Painter, lithographer. Lee began his art studies in China, and immigrated to San Fancisco at age 18. Attended the CSFA for five years. In 1925, he returned to China and got married, then returned to SF. His work includes portraits, cityscapes, and landscapes in oil and watercolor, and a few lithographs, often with little trace of his Oriental background. No other information is known after 1949.