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Peter S. Vogt papers relating to Maine artists, 1972-2007

Peter S. Vogt papers relating to Maine artists, 1972-2007

Vogt, Peter S., 1941-

Photographer, Filmmaker

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear feet

Summary: Papers concerning Maine artists William Baldwin, John Ireland Collins, Ron Cross, Francis Wenderoth Saunders, Carroll Thayer Berry, Bernard Langlais, and Clare Leighton including transcripts of interviews conducted by Vogt in 2003 of painter William Baldwin and of Paula Collins, concerning her late husband painter John Ireland Collins; correspondence with John Ireland Collins, Langlais, Saunders, Leighton, Cross, and others; résumés; contact sheets, 35mm negatives, and photographs taken by Vogt of the artists and their works of art; watercolors and prints by Saunders; price lists and sale receipts; clippings and other printed material; and miscellany. There is also a file concerning the exhibition "Three Realists from Maine" [William Baldwin, John Ireland Collins, and Francis Wenderoth Saunders] organized by Vogt at Capricorn Galleries in Bethesda, Maryland, June 6-29, 1980, including correspondence, price lists, printed material, statements, notes, and miscellany

Biographical/Historical Note

Peter S. Vogt (1941- ) is a filmmaker and photographer living in Cabin John, Maryland. Vogt spent many summers in Maine and became friends with many Maine artists. He photographed the artists working and their artworks, interviewed them, and collected material on them.

Provenance

Donated 2013 by Peter S. Vogt.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Peter S. Vogt papers relating to Maine artists, 1972-2007. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.