Oral history interview with Stephen Etnier
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.etnier73
Creators:
Etnier, Stephen, 1903-1984
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1973 Feb. 22
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recording
5 in.
63 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Stephen Morgan Etnier conducted 1973 Feb. 22, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Etnier speaks of his youth and education, his motivations for becoming a painter, his travels in South America and the Caribbean, and his years at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He discusses getting established in galleries and the subject matter in his paintings. He recalls John Carroll, Rockwell Kent, and N.C. Wyeth.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Stephen Etnier (1903-1984) was a painter from Harpswell, Me.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript: 35mm microfilm reel 3197 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Digital Content

Keywords
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Painters -- Maine -- Interviews Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Carroll, John, 1892-1959 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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