Vinalhaven Press records

Collection ID:
Vinalhaven Press
Physical Description:
3 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Administrative records, such as by-laws, staff lists, supply lists and receipts, equipment inventories, and sales records; artists files; correspondence; edition records; publications created to market the prints; catalogs of exhibitions; and patron records. Also included are personal correspondence and lecture notes of founder Patricia Nick.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Fine art press; Vinalhaven, Maine. Founded 1985 by Patricia Nick. Closed in 1999. Among the artists' who produced prints were José Bedia, John Beerman, Mel Bochner, Peter Bodnar, Carolyn Brady, Grisha Bruskin, Louisa Chase, Mel Chin, Susan Crile, Robert Cumming, Patrick Dunfey, Aaron Fink, Leon Golub, Charles Hewitt, John Imber, Robert Indiana, Yvonne Jacquette, Dennis Kardon, Alex Katz, Komar and Melamid, Robert Morris, Alain Paiement, Kingsley Parker, Alison Saar, Peter Saul, Joan Thorne and Robert Zakanitch.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2000 Patricia Nick.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints, American -- 20th century Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Prints, American Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- United States Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nick, Patricia A. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001