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Jules Olitski notes to Joan Olitski, 1981-2004

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Judy Ng
Scope and Contents
The notes of painter and sculptor Jules Olitski to Joan Olitski measure 0.02 linear feet and date from 1981-2004. The collection comprises of ten humorous love notes, some illustrated, written by Jules Olitski to his wife, Joan. Olitski wrote the notes to his wife (also known as Kristina) in the morning when he left his studio after working through the night.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The notes were donated in 2014 by Olitski's wife, Joan Olitski, also known as Kristina.
Related Materials
The Archives of American Art also holds the Jules Olitski papers.
Processing Information
The collection was fully processed and a finding aid prepared by Judy Ng in 2015.