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Cat. No. 282-286

The Bad Girl

Date:
2008
Themes:
Fabric Works, Faces & Portraits
Techniques:
Screenprint
Description:
Series of 5 screenprints
Support:
Fabric
Dimensions:
sheet (each): 16 x 12" (40.6 x 30.5 cm)
Signature:
"LB" right lower margin each sheet, stitched in red thread.
Publisher:
Carolina Nitsch Editions, New York
Printer:
Dyenamix, New York
Edition:
12; plus 3 A.P.
Impression:
A.P. 2/3
Edition Information:
Dimensions throughout the edition vary slightly because of hemming and stretching fluctuations.
Installation Remarks:
This series of 5 compositions constitutes a single work of art. All of these compositions are to be exhibited together and in the indicated sequence.
Curatorial Remarks:
Due to the nature of the mounting and framing of this work, the verso of each impression could not be examined. In this case, the impression number was provided by the Louise Bourgeois Studio.
Other Remarks:
According to Bourgeois’s assistant, Jerry Gorovoy, Bourgeois created a series of "The Bad Girl" drawings over the course of several days using a single sketch pad. The screenprints are based on these source drawings, which are reproduced in the Evolving Composition Diagram for each print composition.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
1355.2009.1-5

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    Louise Bourgeois. Untitled, no. 3 of 5, from the series, The Bad Girl. 2008
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    Louise Bourgeois. Untitled, no. 4 of 5, from the series, The Bad Girl. 2008
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    Louise Bourgeois. Untitled, no. 5 of 5, from the series, The Bad Girl. 2008