Stephen Jerome Hoxie
(1895 - 1981)
Stephen Jerome Hoxie was active/lived in Connecticut, Rhode Island. Stephen Hoxie is known for seasonal landscapes, still life, houses and marine painting.
Biography Stephen Jerome Hoxie
The following information, submitted by Jacob Frank, is from the website of the CT State Library, Hartford, Connecticut Jan. 2017
Hoxie, Stephen Jerome (1895-1981)
Stephen Jerome Hoxie was born in Phoenix, Rhode Island on September 24, 1895. He studied at the East Greenwich Academy and then at the Rhode Island School of Design for two and a half years. He did a study of color at the Eastman Kodak Research Laboratory.
He completed a total of 82 paintings for the WPA Federal Arts Project, many of them for the Index of American Design. Hoxie’s style of painting was described by WPA officials as “conservative realism.” In 1959 Groton named a highway scenic outlook after him.
Hoxie passed away in 1981in Stonington,
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