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Esphyr Slobodkina papers, circa 1925-1995

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Series 2: Writings, circa 1920-1985
6 folders
Box 1

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.
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Slobodkina, Esphyr,
Notes for a Biographer
(Part I), 1976
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Slobodkina, Esphyr, "My Secret Life With George Morris", 1961
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30
Slobodkina, Esphyr, "Small Abstract Line Drawing", circa 1960
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31
Slobodkina, Esphyr, "What is Abstract Art?", 1961
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32
Slobodkina, Esphyr (folio editor),
Ilya Bolotowsky
, 1985
For original letters, see Box 1, Folder 2.
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33
Bolotowsky, Ilya, Notebook, circa 1920-1939
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34

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