Lot 7
  • 7

Louise Bourgeois

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Description

  • Louise Bourgeois
  • Pillar
  • incised with the artist's initials and numbered¬†5/6¬†
  • painted bronze with stainless steel
  • 161.3 by 30.5 by 30.5 cm. 63 1/2 by 12 by 12 in.
  • Conceived in 1949 and cast in 1990, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6 plus 1 artist's proof.

Condition

This work is in very good condition. Very close inspection reveals some extremely faint and superficial handling marks on the lower back of the sculpture. No restoration is apparent when examined under ultraviolet light.
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