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Cat. No. 1093/VII

Don't Worry

State/Variant:
State VII of VII
Date:
2009
Themes:
Body Parts
Techniques:
Aquatint, Drypoint, Other
Description:
Scraped aquatint, drypoint, and roulette
Support:
Smooth, wove Somerset paper
Dimensions:
plate: 9 9/16 × 11 15/16" (24.3 × 30.3 cm); sheet: 14 3/4 × 16 1/2" (37.5 × 41.9 cm)
Signature:
"LB" right lower margin, black colored pencil.
Inscription:
"Don't worry you will never [sic] left alone again" lower left to lower right margin, black colored pencil, artist's hand.
Publisher:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Printer:
Harlan & Weaver, New York
Edition:
18; plus 3 A.P., 2 P.P., 2 dedication proofs, 1 B.A.T.
Impression:
"a.p. 1/3" left lower margin, black colored pencil, unknown hand.
Edition Information:
The wording of recto inscription varies slightly from impression to impression within the edition, including the following known variations:

"Don’t be afraid you will never be left alone again"
"Don’t worry you will never be left alone again"
"Don’t worry you will never [sic] left alone again"
State Changes and Additions:
Changes from state VI, in aquatint: lips made slightly smaller.
Changes from state VI, in roulette: fill in lips made slightly darker.
Curatorial Remarks:
The type of paper and plate dimensions of this impression could not be documented because this impression is not in MoMA's Collection and could not be examined in person. The plate dimensions are from the impression in MoMA’s Collection. The sheet dimensions were provided by the Louise Bourgeois Studio.

Don't Worry
2004-2009

States

Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
State I of VII
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State I of VII, variant
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State II of VII
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State III of VII
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State IV of VII, variant
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State IV of VII, variant
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State V of VII
2004
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2009
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State VI of VII
2009
Published NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION Louise Bourgeois. Don't Worry. 2009
NOT IN MoMA'S COLLECTION State VII of VII
2009