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Collection Creator:
Slobodkina, Esphyr, 1908-2002  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya, 1907-1981  Search this
6 Folders (Box 1)
Archival materials
circa 1920-1985
Scope and Contents:
Writings include 3 essays by Slobodkina on abstract art, the autobiography Notes for a Biographer (vol. 1), the edited folio Ilya Bolotowsky, and a small notebook kept by Ilya Bolotowsky during the 1920s-30s. The folio reprints a selection of Bolotowsky's drawings and his correspondence to Slobodkina during their marriage, which are typescript and translated from Russian.
Materials are arranged by author, then by document type.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Esphyr Slobodkina papers, circa 1925-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
AAA.slobesph, Series 2
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art