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Cat. No. 520/II, variant 3

Where I Live

State/Variant:
State II of II, variant
Date:
2001-2006
Themes:
Architecture, Nature, Objects
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint, with red ink additions
Support:
Slightly textured, thin, wove paper
Dimensions:
plate: 17 11/16 x 4 7/16" (45 x 11.3 cm); sheet: 19 7/8 x 8 1/16" (50.5 x 20.5 cm)
Signature:
"LB" lower right margin, red ink.
Inscription:
"where I live" lower middle margin, red ink, artist's hand. Verso: "murano / or / Tyler / Cheyuli [sic] / glass / making" left lower sheet, pencil, artist's hand.
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
4 known variant impressions of state II
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Not issued as a published edition at any state.

The fourth known variant impression of state II is not illustrated due to its similarity to the other two variant impressions of state II, with no hand additions, included in the Evolving Composition Diagram below.
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from state I: line work reinforced overall.
Background:
This composition and the composition of the same title included in Related Works in the Catalogue below are both based on the glass panes in the sliding door between Bourgeois’s kitchen and parlor. A photo that shows the door is included in the Related Works in Other Mediums below.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
1061.2008

Where I Live
2001-2006

States

Louise Bourgeois. Where I Live. 2001
State I of II
2001
Louise Bourgeois. Where I Live. 2001
State II of II, variant
2001
Louise Bourgeois. Where I Live. 2001-2006
State II of II, variant
2001-2006
Louise Bourgeois. Where I Live. 2001-2006
State II of II, variant
2001-2006