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LOUISE BOURGEOIS: COMPLETE BOOKS & PRINTS

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Cat. No. 227, variant

Janus

State/Variant:
Only state, variant
Date:
2008
Themes:
Figures
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint
Support:
Smooth, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 32 x 13" (81.3 x 33 cm); sheet: 38 3/16 x 17 5/8" (97 x 44.7 cm)
Signature:
Not signed
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
1 known variant impression of the only state, outside the edition
Impression:
Not numbered
Background:
The fabric edition of this work was created as a Limited Edition benefit for the Serpentine Gallery, London, in honor of the Gallery's 40th Anniversary. Bourgeois had a connection to the Gallery through a major exhibition of her work held there in 1998, and an accompanying catalogue, titled: "Louise Bourgeois: Oeuvres récentes/Recent Works." That exhibition was organized in conjunction with capcMusée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
1522.2012

Janus
2008

States

Louise Bourgeois. Janus. 2008
Only state, variant
2008
Published Louise Bourgeois. Janus. 2008
Only state
2008