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Interview with Beatrice Fenton, 1978 August 2, from the Beatrice Fenton papers, 1836-1984, (bulk 1890-1978)

Interview with Beatrice Fenton, 1978 August 2

Fenton, Beatrice, 1887-1983

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Title: Interview with Beatrice Fenton

Date: 1978 August 2

Physical Details: 2 sound cassettes : analog ; 1 hr., 5 min., 26 sec.

Description: Interview conducted by Dr. Mary Hamel Schwulst on behalf of herself and Marlene Obarzaneck.

Fenton discusses her studies with Thomas Eakins, and meeting Thomas Moran, her education and travels in Europe, her friendship with Marjorie Martinet, and her works including her animal sculptures.

Creator: Fenton, Beatrice, 1887-1983

Forms part of: Beatrice Fenton papers, 1836-1984, (bulk 1890-1978)

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interview with Beatrice Fenton, 1978 August 2. Beatrice Fenton papers, 1836-1984, (bulk 1890-1978). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 15305