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JULES OLITSKI (1922-2007)

 
"Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
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<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
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<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
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<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
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<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
<br>
<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
<br>
<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
<br>
<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
<br>
<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
<br>
<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
<br>
<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
<br>
<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
<br>
<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. "Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.
<br>
<br>In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.   
<br>
<br>His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
Assured Measure-10197829 x 79 in.(73.66 x 200.66 cm) acrylic on canvas
Provenance
Estate of the Artist
Private Collection
"Assured Measure-10" (1978) is an experimental Olitski work from a period when the artist was spending much of his time in Florida. The beaches and light of Florida perhaps inspire the open, expansive format of the work.

In 1980, one year after the present work was created, Olitski would marry Jean Gorby. The work from this period in Olitski's career is a sharp contrast to the heavy-expressionist works from the 1950s.

His work is represented in many major permanent and public collections, including The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; The Chicago Art Institute, Chicago IL; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Tate Modern, London, UK; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
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