The collection is arranged as 5 series: Series 1: Correspondence, 1971-1987 (0.3 linear feet; Box 1) Series 2: Artists' Files, 1963-2009 (30.4 linear feet; Boxes 1-31) Series 3: Subject Files, 1969-2008 (9.8 linear feet; Boxes 31-41) Series 4: Vogel Collection Business Records, 1974-1988 (0.3 linear feet; Box 41) Series 5: Printed Material, 1960s-2000s (6.7 linear feet; Boxes 41-47, OV48-58)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The papers of contemporary art collectors Dorothy and Herbert Vogel measure 47.5 linear feet and date from the 1960s to 2009. Found is scattered general correspondence, artists' files, subject files, business records, and printed material relating to the Vogel Collection. Artists' and subject files create the bulk of the collection, the majority of which is printed material but includes some correspondence from artists.
Dorothy and Herbert Vogel papers, 1960s-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Material lent for microfilming is available on 35mm microfilm reel 2435 at the Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund
The Archives of American Art also holds material lent for microfilming (reel 2435) including three notebooks containing clippings, articles, press releases, exhibition catalogs and announcements. Lent materials were returned to the lender and are not described in the collection container inventory.
Dorothy (1935- ) and Herbert Vogel (1922-2012) were contemporary art collectors in New York City, New York. The middle-class couple bought and collected art for forty-five years and amassed an extensive collection.
Collection is in English
Dorothy and Herbert Vogel donated their papers in several accretions from 1980 to 2009 and lent three notebooks for microfilming in 1982.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001