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Louise Bourgeois 露易絲・布爾喬亞 | Spider IV 蜘蛛 IV

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120,000,000 - 150,000,000 HKD

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Louise Bourgeois

1911 - 2010

Spider IV 


impressed LB 96 and numbered 2/6 on the underside

Conceived in 1996 and casted in 1997, this work is number 2 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist’s proof.

203.2 by 180.3 by 53.3 cm.  80 by 71 by 21 in. 



1911 - 2010年

蜘蛛 IV








203.2 x 180.3 x 53.3 公分,80 x 71 x 21 英寸

The Artist

Galerie Piece Unique, Paris

Private Collection, Paris

Sotheby's, New York, 16 November 2017, Lot 34

Acquired from the above sale by the present owner



巴黎,Piece Unique 畫廊




Marie-Laure Bernadac, Louise Bourgeois: Recent Work, London, 1998, illustrated on the front cover (with the artist) (steel)

Louise Bourgeois, 'La Autoexpresión Es Sagrada Y Fatal', Artey Parte no. 23, November 1999, p. 58, illustrated (steel)

Mignon Nixon and Jon Bird, eds., Oxford Art Journal, Vol. 22, No. 2, 1999, p. 74, illustrated (steel)

Taeman Choi, 'Exhibition and Theme: Louise Bourgeois', Art Magazine Wolgan Misool, September 2000, p. 104, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Exh. Cat., London, Tate Modern, Louise Bourgeois, 2000, p. 51, illustrated (steel)

Uta Grosenick, Women Artists in the 20th and 21st Century, Germany, 2001, p. 65, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Martine Schneider-Speller, ed., Louise Bourgeois: Recent Sculptures and Drawings, Luxembourg, 2002, p. 124, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan, Runaway Girl: The Artist Louise Bourgeois, New York, 2003, p. 22, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Exh. Cat., Poland, Zacheta Gallery of Art, Louise Bourgeois: Geometry of Desire, 2003, p. 207, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Exh. Cat., Berlin, Akademie der Kunst, Louise Bourgeois: Intime Abstraktionen, 2003, p. 116, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Robert Storr, Paulo Herkenhoff, and Allan Schwartzman, Louise Bourgeois, London, 2003, p. 19, illustrated (in installation) (steel)

Thomas Kellein, Garden-Landscape Ostwestfalen-Lippe, Germany, 2004, n.p., illustrated (brochure)

PLOP: Recent Projects of the Public Art Fund, London and New York, 2004, p. 63, illustrated

Exh. Cat., Vienna, Kunsthalle Wien, Louise Bourgeois: Aller-Retour, 2005, p. 207, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Peter Weiermair, Eccentrics, Germany, 2006, p. 27, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Exh. Cat., London, Tate Modern (and travelling), Louise Bourgeois, 2007, p. 18, fig. no. 5, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Nancy Spero, Helmut Lang, Elaine Showalter, and Denyse Bertoni, 'Louise Bourgeois I-III', Tate Etc., Issue 11, Autumn 2007, p. 59, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Marika Wachtmeister, Patrick Amellem, Ingela Lind, Bera Nordal, and Griselda Pollock, Louise Bourgeois: Maman, Sweden, 2007, p. 83, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Richard D. Marshall, 'Interview with Louise Bourgeois', Whitewall, no. 8, Winter 2008, p.125 illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Claude Pommereau, ed., 'Louise Bourgeois au Centre Pompidou', Beaux Arts Magazine, March 2008, illustrated on the front cover (with the artist) (steel)

Suzanne Russell, Focus on Contemporary Art, Denmark, 2009, p. 55, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

Ulf Küster, Louise Bourgeois, Germany, 2011, p. 120, illustrated (with the artist) (steel)

'Alloyed Delights', Financial Times, September 2012, p. 11, illustrated in colour

Lea Triendl, 'Louise Bourgeois: Passage Dangereux' Vernissage Ausstellungen, Heidelberg, 2012, illustrated on the front cover (with the artist) (steel), p. 3 and p. 17, illustrated

Sarah P. Hanson, 'Fortune's Son' , Art + Auction, November 2013, p. 181, illustrated in colour (in installation)


Marie-Laure Bernadac 著,《Louise Bourgeois: Recent Work》(倫敦,1998年),封面載彩圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Louise Bourgeois 著,<La Autoexpresión Es Sagrada Y Fatal>,《Artey Parte no. 23》 ,1999年11月,頁58,載圖,(鋼)

Mignon Nixon 與 Jon Bird 著,《Oxford Art Journal》, 卷22,號2,1999年,頁74,載圖(鋼)

Taeman Choi 著,<Exhibition and Theme: Louise Bourgeois>,《Art Magazine Wolgan Misool》 ,2000年9月,頁104,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

倫敦,泰特現代藝術館,《 Louise Bourgeois》 展覽圖錄,2000年,頁51,載圖(鋼)

Uta Grosenick 著,《Women Artists in the 20th and 21st Century》(德國,2001年),頁65,載圖(藝術家合影)鋼)

Martine Schneider-Speller 著,《Louise Bourgeois: Recent Sculptures and Drawings》 (盧森堡,2002年),頁124,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Jan Greenberg 與 Sandra Jordan 著,《Runaway Girl: The Artist Louise Bourgeois》 (紐約,2003年),頁22,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

波蘭,Zacheta Gallery of Art,《Louise Bourgeois: Geometry of Desire》展覽圖錄,2003年,頁207,(藝術家合影)(鋼)

柏林,柏林藝術學院,《Louise Bourgeois: Intime Abstraktionen》 展覽圖錄,2003年,頁116,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Robert Stor、Paulo Herkenhoff 與 Allan Schwartzman 著,《Louise Bourgeois》 (倫敦,2003年),頁19,載圖(鋼)

Thomas Kellein 著,《Garden-Landscape Ostwestfalen-Lippe》(德國,2004年)無頁數(宣傳冊載圖)

《PLOP: Recent Projects of the Public Art Fund》(倫敦及紐約,2004年),頁63,載圖

維也納,維也納博物館,《Louise Bourgeois: Aller-Retour》展覽圖錄,2005年,頁207,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Peter Weiermair 著,《Eccentrics》(德國,2006年),頁27,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

倫敦,泰特現代藝術館(巡迴展覽),《Louise Bourgeois》 展覽圖錄,2007年,頁18,圖5,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Nancy Spero、 Helmut Lang、 Elaine Showalter 與 Denyse Bertoni 著,<Louise Bourgeois I-III>,《Tate Etc.》,號11, 2007年秋,頁59,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Marika Wachtmeister、 Patrick Amellem、 Ingela Lind, Bera Nordal 與 Griselda Pollock 著,《Louise Bourgeois: Maman》( 瑞典,2007年),頁83,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Richard D. Marshall 著,<Interview with Louise Bourgeois>,《Whitewall》 ,號8,2008年冬,頁125,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Claude Pommereau 著,<Louise Bourgeois au Centre Pompidou>,《Beaux Arts Magazine》 ,2008年3月,封面載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Suzanne Russel 著,《Focus on Contemporary Art》 (丹麥,2009年),頁55,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

Ulf Küster 著,《Louise Bourgeois》 (德國,2011年),頁120,載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼)

<Alloyed Delights>,《Financial Times》,2012年9月,頁11,載彩圖

Lea Triendl 著,<Louise Bourgeois: Passage Dangereux>,《Vernissage Ausstellungen》(海德堡,2012年),封面載圖(藝術家合影)(鋼),頁3及17,載圖

Sarah P. Hanson 著,<Fortune's Son>,《Art + Auction》,2013年11月,頁181,載彩圖