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Oral history interview with Orin Ensign Skinner, 1972 April 20

Oral history interview with Orin Ensign Skinner, 1972 April 20

Skinner, Orin Ensign, 1892-1995

Designer, Stained glass artist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 24 pages.

Format: Originally recorded 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 40 min.

Summary: An interview of Orin Ensign Skinner conducted 1972 April 20, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Orin Ensign Skinner (1982-1995) was a designer and stained glass artist from Newtonville, Massachusetts.

Provenance

This interview is part of the Archives' 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Orin Ensign Skinner, 1972 April 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.