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A Finding Aid to the Calvert Coggeshall papers, 1920-1999, bulk, 1965-1989

Calvert Coggeshall papers, 1920-1999, bulk, 1965-1989

Coggeshall, Calvert, 1907-1990

Interior designer, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.7 linear ft.

Summary: The papers of Maine abstract painter and designer Calvert Coggeshall measure 1.7 linear feet and date from 1920-1999, with the bulk of the material dating from 1965-1989. They consist of biographical material, personal and business correspondence, personal writings, exhibition and business files, printed material, and photographs. The bulk of the material documents Coggeshall's professional work and his friendships with other artists.

Biographical/Historical Note

Calvert Coggeshall (1907-1990) was a painter, interior designer, and poet from New York, N.Y. and Maine.

Provenance

Donated 2006 by Tomlin B. Coggeshall, Calvert Coggeshall's son.