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LOUISE BOURGEOIS: COMPLETE BOOKS & PRINTS

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Cat. No. 703

The Curved House

State/Variant:
Only state
Date:
c. 2010
Themes:
Architecture, Figures, Objects
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint, with pencil additions
Support:
Paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 7/8 × 22 3/8" (27.6 × 56.8 cm)
Signature:
"LB" lower right margin, pencil.
Inscription:
"The curved house" lower middle margin, pencil, artist's hand.
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
1 known impression of the only state
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Not issued as a published edition.
Curatorial Remarks:
The paper type and plate size could not be documented because this work is not in MoMA's Collection and could not be examined in person. The sheet dimensions were provided by the Louise Bourgeois Studio.
Other Remarks:
According to the artist's assistant, Jerry Gorovoy, Bourgeois's depictions of beds stem not only from their symbolic resonance but also from her interest in their geometric and architectural forms.

The Curved House
c. 2010

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NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. The Curved House. c. 2010
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Only state
c. 2010