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    Description

    Jules Olitski (1922-2007)
    About the Legend, 1997
    Watercolor on rag paper
    24 x 18 inches (61.0 x 45.7 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: Olitski '97

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Michigan.

    EXHIBITED:
    The Belknap Mill Society, Laconia, New Hampshire, "Jules Olitski Recent Pastels and Watercolors of Winnipesaukee," September 2-October 7, 1997.

    NOTE:
    We would like to thank Lauren Poster, Director of the Jules Olitski Family Estate, for her cataloguing assistance.


    More information about Jules Olitski, also known as Olitski, Jules, Demikov, Jules, Demikovosky, Jevel, .

    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged to board; three broken hinges adhered verso; minor brittleness to the paper, may be inherent to the work's creation; otherwise, there do not appear to be any other major condition issues affecting the work.
    Framed Dimensions 42 X 36 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2020
    12th Thursday
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