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Louise Bourgeois

Give or Take (How do you feel this morning?)

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois

Give or Take (How do you feel this morning?)

Give or Take (How do you feel this morning?)

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

27,720

USD

Louise Bourgeois

1911 - 2010

Give or Take (How do you feel this morning?) 


incised 5/40 on the side; incised with the artist's initials and date 90 on the underside; 

bronze with brown and gold patina

4 5/8 by 9 1/8 by 6 in. 11.7 by 23.2 by 15.2 cm.

Executed in 1990, this work is 5 from an edition of 40, plus 13 artist's proofs. 

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. There are minor and unobtrusive scratches and surface variations in texture and patina, inherent to the artist’s chosen medium and working method.


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.

New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York
Private Collection
Phillips, New York, 4 March 2015, Lot 237
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
Charlotta Kotik, Terrie Sultan, and Christian Leigh, Eds., Louise Bourgeois: The Locus of Memory, 1982-1993, New York 1994, p. 110, illustrated
Denver, Metropolitan State College, Louise Bourgeois: Selections from the Ginny Williams Collection, March-April 2004 (another example exhibited)
London, Tate Modern and Paris, Centre Pompidou, Louise Bourgeois: Retrospective, October 2007-January 2008 (another example exhibited)
Städtische Museen Jena, Louise Bourgeois: Sculpture, Drawings, and Prints, September-November 2010, p. 57, illustrated in color (another example exhibited)