Matrices, component A: Plate 1: overall composition; letterpress, printed in dark red. Plate 2: music staves; lithography, printed in gray. Plate 3: thicker lines reinforcing vertical columns; lithography, printed in light red.
The text in this series was taken from Bourgeois's diary entries, spanning some forty years. The images are based on drawings created in the 1990s. Printer Judith Solodkin of SOLO Impression made photo-enlargements of the drawings and transferred them to letterpress plates.
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Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich, Switzerland The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Tate Modern, London
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