Ilya Bolotowsky papers, 1937-1980

Bolotowsky, Ilya, b. 1907 d. 1981
Painter, Educator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.3 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, exhibition catalogs, printed materials, writings, photograph and plays.

REEL N68-11: Correspondence, some relating to the American Abstract Artists; exhibition catalogs; notes; and a statement by the League for Cultural Freedom and Socialism.

REEL 2787: A typescript, "Reminiscences about the American Abstract Artists," by Bolotowsky, 1966.

UNMICROFILMED: A photograph of Bolotowsky with his painting RHOMBOID COLUMN B; 5 plays by Bolotowsky; and printed material. Includes a letter from Irwin Kremen and Kremen exhibition catalogs.

Biographical/Historical Note: Russian-American abstract painter; New York, N.Y. Died 1981.

Material on reel N68-11 lent 1968 by Ilya Bolotowsky. Unfilmed material donated 1982 by Andrew Bolotowsky, son of Ilya Bolotowsky.

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