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Louise Bourgeois

No!

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois

No!

No!

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

44,100

USD

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Louise Bourgeois

1911 - 2010

No!


paint on mailbox

26 by 35 in. 66 by 88.9 cm.

framed: 33⅝ by 42½ in. 85.4 by 108 cm.

Executed in 1992. 

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. The irregularities to the surface are inherent to the artist's working method and chosen medium. Under very close inspection the upper right metal wiring has come undone. A light layer of dust had adhered to the surface. The mailbox is attached to the backboard. Framed.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Mailbox Auction, 19 November 1999, Lot 40
Private Collection 
Sotheby's, Chicago, 5 December 2000, Lot 962
Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago 
Acquired from the above by the the present owner in March 2001