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Creator:
Olitski, Jules, 1922-2007  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4.4 linear feet
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.
Summary:
Printed material, photographs, and audio-visual material documenting the career of painter Jules Olitsky.
The majority of the collection consists of printed material that is a comprehensive collection of announcements, catalogs and newspaper clippings from Olitski's exhibitions at galleries and museums and covers the entirety of Olitski's career. Photographs, 1967-2006, include professional portraits of Olitski. Audio visual material includes audio cassettes, VHS, and U-Matic tapes of interviews with Olitski on the occasion of exhibitions of his work and recorded lectures given by Olitski at Brown University, the University of Miami, and the National Museum of American History, among others. The bulk of these recordings date from the 1990s.
Citation:
Jules Olitski papers, 1959-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
The donor, Olitski Family Estate, has retained copyright to that which they may own.
Biography Note:
Jules Olitski (1922-2007) was a painter in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 2012 and 2013 by Olitski Family Estate via Lauren Olitski Poster, Director of the estate and Olitsky's daughter.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Interviews  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Video recordings  Search this
Painters  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16060
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)311363
AAA_collcode_olitjule
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_311363