View 1 of Lot 141. LOUISE BOURGEOIS | FRAGILE GODDESS.
View 1 of Lot 141. LOUISE BOURGEOIS | FRAGILE GODDESS.
141

LOUISE BOURGEOIS | FRAGILE GODDESS

Estimate:

300,000 - 500,000 GBP

LOUISE BOURGEOIS, THE ARCHITECTURE OF MEMORY: WORKS FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

LOUISE BOURGEOIS | FRAGILE GODDESS

LOUISE BOURGEOIS | FRAGILE GODDESS

Estimate:

300,000 - 500,000 GBP

Lot sold:

378,000

GBP

LOUISE BOURGEOIS, THE ARCHITECTURE OF MEMORY: WORKS FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

LOUISE BOURGEOIS

1911 - 2010

FRAGILE GODDESS


fabric 

33 by 12.6 by 14 cm. 13 by 5 by 5½ in.

Executed in 2002. 

The Artist

Cheim & Read, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2007

Claude Pommereau, Ed., ‘Louise Bourgeois au Centre Pompidou’, Beaux Arts Magazine, March 2008, p. 49, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Paris, Centre Pompidou, Louise Bourgeois, 2008, p. 165, illustrated in colour

Ann Coxon, Louise Bourgeois, London 2010, p. 113, illustrated in colour

Danielle Tilkin, Ed., Louise Bourgeois: Honni soit Qui mal y pense, Madrid 2012, p. 25, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Louise Bourgeois: Petite Maman, 2014, p. 22, illustrated in colour

Maura Reilly, Ed., Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader, New York 2015, p. 389, illustrated in colour

London, Tate Modern, Louise Bourgeois, October 2007 - January 2008, p. 194, illustrated in colour 

Berlin, Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg, Nationalgalerie; and The Hague, Gemeentemuseum, Hans Bellmer - Louise Bourgeois: Double Sexus, April 2010 - January 2011, p. 7, illustrated in colour

Brussels, Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brief History of the Future, November 2015 - January 2016