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LOUISE BOURGEOIS: COMPLETE BOOKS & PRINTS

Louise Bourgeois: Complete Books & Prints
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Cat. No. 126/V

Untitled (Holiday Laurel)

State/Variant:
State V of V
Date:
2004
Themes:
Nature
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint, with selective wiping
Support:
Slightly textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 10 1/16 x 7 1/2" (25.5 x 19 cm); sheet: 16 x 12 1/2" (40.6 x 31.8 cm)
Signature:
"Louise Bourgeois 2004" lower right margin, pencil.
Publisher:
The artist
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
100; plus 20 A.P., 10 P.P., 4 H.C., 1 B.A.T.
Impression:
"HC 1/4" lower left margin, pencil, artist's hand.
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from state IV, in drypoint: scattered leaves on the plant at the left, shaded in, and alternating leaves on the plant at the right, further delineated.
Background:
Bourgeois created this composition, printed on paper, as a 2004 holiday gift for a circle of friends. In the same year, she created another composition on fabric, Untitled (Descriptive Title: Hand Holding Tree), for a selected, smaller group of friends.
Curatorial Remarks:
It should be noted that states II and III, and one variant of state IV, are printed on fabric but the edition was ultimately published on paper.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
1437.2007
This Work in Other Collections:
Tate Modern, London

Untitled (Holiday Laurel)
2004

States

Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State I of V
2004
Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State II of V
2004
Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State III of V
2004
Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State IV of V, variant
2004
Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State IV of V, variant
2004
Published Louise Bourgeois. Untitled (Holiday Laurel). 2004
State V of V
2004