Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Strisik, Paul

  • Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Strisik, Paul
  • Strisik, Paul, Interviewee.
  • Brayton, Linda, Interviewer.
  • Masters, David, Interviewer
  • 4 sound files, digital, MPEG3 file
  • Some names and terms used in this interview: Frank Vincent Dumond, Art Students' League, Emil Gruppe, Stanley Woodward, A.T. Hibbard, Anthony Thieme, Harry Vincent, Jonas Lie, Maurice Compris, Cellini cup, Pigeon Cove, Andrew Wyeth, John Corbino, Frederick Waugh, Winslow Homer, John Sloane, Childe Hassam, Edward Hopper, Gallery on the Moors.
  • Linda Brayton and David Masters, principal oral historians.
  • CD 26. TRACKS: 1. Formal study -- 2. Reasons for settling on Cape Ann -- 3. I'm a conservative painter -- 4. Gloucester's loss, Cape Ann is a grand lady -- 5. Motif #1 --6. Share enjoyment of life, art -- 7. Sales and painting -- 8. No painter paints pictures to sell -- 9. Difficulties -- 10. Great storm of February 1978 -- 11. Fresh approaches -- 12. Motif #1, Andrew Wyeth -- 13. Cape Ann's simple charm, loss of, how Cape Ann and the world is changing. CD 27. TRACKS: 1. Technique, mannered vs. real approaches, 2. A.T. Hibbard, et al -- 3. Galleries -- 4. Quality will increase in value -- 5. Reasons for living on Cape Ann -- 6. Traveling for art's sake -- 7. Fads and real transitions.
  • Originally issued on sound cassettes and transferred to compact discs.
  • 1978
  • [Gloucester, Mass] : Sawyer Free Library


Strisik, Paul, Interviewee., Brayton, Linda, Interviewer., and Masters, David, Interviewer, “Toward an oral history of Cape Ann : Strisik, Paul,” Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester, Mass., accessed February 16, 2020,


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