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Cat. No. 1144

Father and Son

State/Variant:
Only state
Date:
2004
Themes:
Abstraction, Figures, Motherhood & Family
Techniques:
Drypoint
Description:
Drypoint, with selective wiping, and red ink additions
Support:
Paper
Dimensions:
plate: 10 3/4 × 9 3/4" (27.3 × 24.8 cm); sheet: 14 × 10 1/2" (35.6 × 26.7 cm)
Signature:
"Louise Bourgeois" lower middle margin, red ink; "LB / 2004" right lower margin, red ink.
Inscription:
"To Rosamond and John / with love" lower left to lower middle margin, red ink, 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unpublished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 inscription refers to the author and editor Rosamond Bernier (1916-2016) and her husband, art critic John Russell (1919-2008), who were close friends of Bourgeois's.

The paper type could not be fully documented because this work is not in MoMA's Collection and could not be examined in person.

Father and Son
2004

Source
2004

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Father and Son. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Father and Son
Watercolor on paper
2004

Source
2004

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Father and Son. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Father and Son
Watercolor on paper
2004

States

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Father and Son. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Only state
2004