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Name Bolotowsky, Ilya
Other names Boltovsky, Ilya
Bolotovsky, Ilya
Life Dates 1907-1981
Born: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: New York, New York
Nationality American
Occupation painter
sculptor
Role Artist

Associated Records

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.1

Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.1

Untitled, screenprint by Ilya Bolotowsky. Large red square upper left and wide and narrow vertical bands in white, yellow, blue and black. It is loose and unmatted with a straight edge. Signature: in pencil bottom left "V/XXV" and bottom right "Ilya Bolotowsky" and right bottom "P1 1 144659."

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.2

Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.2

"Oval Tondo," c. 1971, screenprint by Ilya Bolotowsky. Large red and orange oval, two wide vertical blue bands, and two narrow. It is loose and unmatted with a straight edge. Signature: in pencil bottom left "71/125" and bottom right "Ilya Bolotowsky" and right bottom "P1 2 144735." Label from The Collector's Eye (2014): Oval Tondo, c. 1971 Ilya Bolotowsky (1907–1981), Russian–American Color serigraph on paper Gift of James E. and Doris G. August, 1979.13.2 Bolotowsky was a neoplasticist—part of an artistic movement that stripped artwork down to essential forms of straight lines and color in order to explore utopian ideals of harmony and order. His own artwork focuses on the p

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.3

Art-2D Collection - 1979.13.3

Untitled, screenprint by Ilya Bolotowsky. Large diamond shape of vertical and horizontal blue, white, red and black bands. It is loose and unmatted with a straight edge. Signature: in pencil bottom left "24/125" and bottom right "Ilya Bolotowsky" and right bottom "P1 3 144814."