Oral history interview with Denny Winters, 1980 February 7-October 28

Winters, Denny Sonke , b. 1907 d. 1985
Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker, Designer
Active in New York, N.Y.; Calif.

Size: 3 sound files : digital, wav file

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 41 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Denny Winters conducted 1980 February 7-October 28, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Winters speaks of her training at the Art Institute of Chicago; WPA projects; the development of Maine Coast Artists, a cooperative gallery, during the 1950s-1970s; and her work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Denny Winters (1907-1985) was a painter from Rockport, Maine.

These interviews are 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.

Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

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