Louise Bourgeois. Paris Review. 1994

Louise Bourgeois Paris Review 1994

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This composition appeared on the cover of The Paris Review. Two versions—one color, one balck and white—were created to benefit that literary publication. Artists often choose printmaking when asked to donate a work to help an organization or a cause, since many examples can be made and sold for proceeds. Bourgeois contributed such prints to a range of humanitarian efforts, political issues, and arts organizations.

Gallery label from Louise Bourgeois: An Unfolding Portrait, Sept. 24, 2017-Jan. 28, 2018.
State/variant
State VIII of VIII
Medium
Aquatint and drypoint, with hand additions
Dimensions
plate: 31 13/16 x 23 5/8" (80.8 x 60 cm); sheet: 36 13/16 x 28 1/16" (93.5 x 71.3 cm)
Publisher
The Paris Review, New York
Printer
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition
65
Impresssion
"AP/10/10" lower left margin, pencil, unknown hand.
Credit
Gift of the artist
Object number
542.1994
Copyright
© The Easton Foundation/VAGA at ARS, NY
Department
Drawings and Prints

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