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Cat. No. 126/IV, variant 2

Untitled (Holiday Laurel)

State/Variant:
State IV of V, variant
Date:
2004
Themes:
Nature
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint, with blue ink additions
Support:
Smooth, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 9 15/16 x 7 1/2" (25.3 x 19.1 cm); sheet: 14 15/16 x 12 3/8" (38 x 31.5 cm)
Signature:
"LB" lower right margin, pencil.
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
2 known variant impressions of state IV
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Proof before the editioning of state V.
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from state III in drypoint: alternating leaves on the plant at the right, fully shaded.
Additions in blue ink: scattered leaves on the plant at the left, shaded in, and alternating leaves on the plant at the right, further delineated, both anticipating state V.
Background:
State V of this composition, printed on paper, was created as a 2004 holiday gift for a circle of friends. In the same year, Bourgeois created another composition, on fabric, called, Untitled (Descriptive Title: Hand Holding Tree), for a selected, smaller group of friends.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
42.2012
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