LOUISE BOURGEOIS | UNTITLED
The Ginny Williams Collection
1911 - 2010
signed and dated 47
ink and charcoal on paper
11 by 8½ in. 27.9 by 21.6 cm.
framed: 21 by 17½ in. 53.3 by 44.5 cm.
This work is in very good condition overall. Under close inspection, there is minor evidence of handling and wear to the edges including soft creases in the lower left corner. There is one artist pinhole in the upper right corner. The sheet undulates slightly, inherent to the artist’s chosen medium and working method. The sheet is hinged verso to mat in the corners. Framed under Plexiglas.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Robert Miller Gallery, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above)
Christie's, New York, 24 February 1993, Lot 23
Private Collection (acquired from the above sale)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Robert Storr, Intimate Geometries: The Art and Life of Louise Bourgeois, New York 2016, p. 230, illustrated in color
New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Louise Bourgeois: Drawings 1939-1987, January 1988, cat. no. 66, illustrated in color
Toronto, The Power Plant, Enchantment/Disturbance, September 1988 - January 1989