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Cat. No. 246.3, variant 6 (fabric)

Twosome

State/Variant:
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
Date:
2004
Themes:
Fabric Works, Music, Objects
Techniques:
Drypoint, Lithography
Description:
Drypoint and lithograph
Support:
Fabric
Dimensions:
plate: 8 9/16 x 10 7/8" (21.7 x 27.7 cm); composition: 17 5/8 x 22 9/16" (44.7 x 57.3 cm); sheet: 20 1/8 x 24 3/4" (51.1 x 62.9 cm)
Signature:
"LB" lower right composition, stitched in red thread.
Publisher:
unpublished
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York,
SOLO Impression, New York
Edition:
6 known variant impressions of version 3, only state
Impression:
Not numbered
Edition Information:
Version 3 was not issued as a published edition. The published edition, issued in 2005, is version 1, state VI.
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from version 2, state II: version 1, state VI and version 2, state II printed on top of each other.
Curatorial Remarks:
Harlan & Weaver printed the drypoint plate; SOLO Impression printed the lithographed music staves on the fabric.

This impression has light staining, as is commonly found in the old fabrics Bourgeois chose to use as printing surfaces.
MoMA Credit Line:
Gift of the artist
MoMA Accession Number:
32.2012
This Work in Other Collections:
Tate Modern, London

Twosome
2002-2005

Source
2002

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Armchair. 2002
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Armchair
Ink and pencil on paper
2002

Source
2002

NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. The Duet (The Armchair as a Symbol of Friendlyness). 2002
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION The Duet (The Armchair as a Symbol of...
Ink and pencil on paper
2002

First Version

Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state I of VI
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state II of VI
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state III of VI
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state IV of VI
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state V of VI, variant
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state V of VI, variant
2002
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
Version 1 of 3, state V of VI, variant
2002
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2002
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Version 1 of 3, state V of VI, variant
2002
Published Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2005
Version 1 of 3, state VI of VI
2005

Second Version

Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003
Version 2 of 3, state I of II
2003
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003
Version 2 of 3, state II of II
2003

Third Version

Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2003
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2003
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003-2004
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2003-2004
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003-2004
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2003-2004
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2003-2004
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2003-2004
Louise Bourgeois. Twosome. 2004
Version 3 of 3, only state, variant
2004