Louise Bourgeois. Love and Kisses. 2007

Louise Bourgeois Love and Kisses 2007

  • Not on view

Bourgeois created this composition from two large vertical printing plates, placed side by side. After issuing an edition of nine examples, she proceeded to expand on her imagery. She printed numerous sheets of paper with only a fragment of the composition the two twisting vein-like forms.

Gallery label from Louise Bourgeois: An Unfolding Portrait, Sept. 24, 2017-Jan. 28, 2018.
Only state
Etching, with hand additions
plate (in 2 vertical parts): 59 7/8 × 35 11/16" (152.1 × 90.7 cm); sheet: 59 7/8 x 35 15/16" (152.1 x 91.3 cm)
Osiris, New York
Wingate Studio, Hinsdale, NH
"3/9" lower left comp., pencil, artist's hand.
Gift of the artist
Object number
© The Easton Foundation/VAGA at ARS, NY
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