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Cat. No. 1045/I

Untitled, plate 5 of 12, from the portfolio, Anatomy

State/Variant:
State I of II
Date:
1989
Alternate Title:
Feather Thoughts
Themes:
Body Parts
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint
Support:
Smooth, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 6 3/4 x 9" (17.1 x 22.8 cm); sheet: 19 1/2 × 14 1/8" (49.5 × 35.8 cm)
Signature:
Not signed
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
1 known impression of state I
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Proof before the editioning of state II.
Artist’s Remarks:
"This suggests beauty... the thrill of beauty. I love this... I love the total harmony, the thrill of perfection. But thrill can mean you are out of control... it is the ransom of ecstasy." (Quote cited in Wye, Deborah and Carol Smith. "The Prints of Louise Bourgeois." New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1994, p. 169)
Former Cat. No.:
W & S 101
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
550.1993

Untitled, no. 5 of 12, from the portfolio, Anatomy
1989-1990

Source
1968

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Untitled. 1968
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Untitled
Watercolor on paper
1968

States

Louise Bourgeois. Untitled, plate 5 of 12, from the portfolio, Anatomy. 1989
State I of II
1989
Published Louise Bourgeois. Untitled, no. 5 of 12, from the portfolio, Anatomy. 1989-1990
State II of II
1989-1990

Portfolio
1989-1990

Louise Bourgeois. Anatomy. 1989-1990
Anatomy
1989-1990
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