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LOUISE BOURGEOIS: COMPLETE BOOKS & PRINTS

Louise Bourgeois: Complete Books & Prints
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Cat. No. 131, variant

Feather Thoughts

State/Variant:
Only state, variant
Date:
2006
Themes:
Nature, Objects
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint
Support:
Smooth, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 7/8 x 4 13/16" (17.5 x 12.3 cm); sheet: 9 1/4 x 7 1/4" (23.5 x 18.4 cm)
Signature:
Not signed
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
1 known variant impression of the only state
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Proof before the editioning of the only state on fabric.
Background:
In the late decades of her life, Bourgeois created prints as holiday gifts for a small circle of friends. The fabric edition of "Feather Thoughts" was the 2006 holiday gift for her VIP list. She also created "Toi et Moi," a screenprint on fabric, as a gift in 2006.
Other Remarks:
According to Bourgeois's assistant, Jerry Gorovoy, Bourgeois often referred to her drawings as "feather thoughts" and related them to memories.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
1521.2012

Feather Thoughts
2006

States

Louise Bourgeois. Feather Thoughts. 2006
Only state, variant
2006
Published Louise Bourgeois. Feather Thoughts. 2006
Only state
2006