Charles L. Peterson

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Charles L. Peterson
Charles L. Peterson Artist
Elgin, Illinois
EducationAmerican Academy of Art, Marietta College, Ohio University
SubjectFine Art
Notable worksMemories Collection, Maritime Collection, School Days, A Week in Door County
Notable awardsHoyne Award (2), Modern Marine Master, Museum Purchase Award at the 27th International – Mystic Maritime Museum Gallery, US Art Magazine Hall of Fame, Best of Category for 1997 and 1999 – Printing Industries of America

Charles L. Peterson is an American artist, born in 1927, known for watercolor paintings and for maritime artwork. He is an artist in the limited edition print industry. Although now officially retired from the limited edition print industry, he continues to paint daily, designing work specifically for reproduction and creating works commissioned by private or corporate interests.


  • Of Time and Place (White Door Publishing Co., 1994)
  • Reflections (White Door Publishing Co., 2001)


  • Anderson House Work Bench in Ephraim, WI
  • Cottage Row Framing and Gallery in Fish Creek, WI
  • Maritime Gallery at Mystic Seaport



  • Norbert Blei, Charles L. Peterson – Of Time and Place.[1]
  • Norbert Blei, Charles L. Peterson – Reflections.[2]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ Blei, Norbert. Charles L. Peterson – Of Time and Place. White Door Publishing Co. 1994. ISBN 0-9643438-1-9.
  2. ^ Blei, Norbert. Charles L. Peterson – Reflections. White Door Publishing Co. 2001. ISBN 0-9643438-3-5.