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Cat. No. 1454 (multiple)

The Curved House

Date:
2010
Themes:
Architecture, Body Parts
Techniques:
Other
Description:
Multiple of marble
Dimensions:
overall: 4 3/4 × 8 1/4 × 2 3/4" (12.1 × 21 × 7 cm)
Signature:
"LB" incised on the side.
Publisher:
Carolina Nitsch Editions, New York
Edition:
12; plus 3 A.P.
Impression:
"1/12" incised on the bottom.
Benefit Work:
For Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Background:
The Whitney Museum of American Art is the preeminent institution devoted to the art of the United States. The Museum presents the full range of twentieth-century and contemporary American art, with a special focus on works by living artists. The Whitney is dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting, and exhibiting American art, and its collection. The Museum's signature exhibition, the Biennial, is the country's leading survey of the most recent developments in American art.
Curatorial Remarks:
This multiple was manufactured by Nicoli & Lyndam Sculptures S.r.l. in Carrara, Italy. Bourgeois went to Pietrasanta and Carrara to work on her marble sculptures starting in 1967 and up until the late 1980s.

The Curved House
2010

Multiple

Published NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. The Curved House. 2010
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION 2010