Hugh Auchincloss Steers

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Hugh Auchincloss Steers (b. 1962/1963 – March 1, 1995) was a painter whose work is in the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Walker Art Center, and the Denver Art Museum. He died of AIDS at the age of 32. He was the brother of filmmaker Burr Steers. He was the grandson of Hugh D. Auchincloss and Nina Gore, and the son of Newton Steers. He was the half-nephew of both Gore Vidal and Jackie Kennedy.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Hugh Steers, 32, Figurative Painter". The New York Times. 4 March 1995. p. 25. Retrieved 31 March 2011. 
  2. ^ Durbin, Karen (15 September 2002). "Film; A Family's Legacy: Pain and Humor (and a Movie)". The New York Times. p. 15. Retrieved 31 March 2011.