Egle, John

A native of Latvia, Egle came to Nantucket in 1910 and became a clam digger and then a yacht captain. He started painting in 1972 at age eighty- five and continued until he was ninety-seven, completing over 300 works in his trademark naive or folk-art style.

  • Winter Scene with Turkey

 

Visual Arts Center

24 Amelia Drive
Telephone: 508 228 0722
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Artists Association of Nantucket
P.O. Box 1104, Nantucket MA 02554