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Spider IV
1997 | Bronze
203.2×180.3×53.3 cm
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Description Louise Bourgeois 1911 - 2010 Spider IV bronze 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. -------------------------------------------------------- Louise Bourgeois 1911-2010 Spider IV bronze sculpture money recognition LB, 96, 2/6 (bottom of works) Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997 number of editions 2/6 This work has a total of 6 editions plus 1 edition of the artist's own edition 203.2 x 180.3 x 53.3 cm, 80 x 71 x 21 inches Provenance 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 -------------------------------------------------------- artist Paris, Piece Unique Gallery Paris Private Collection New York, Sotheby's, 16 November 2017, lot 34 Acquired from the above auction by the current owner Literature 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, Louise Bourgeois: Recent Work (London, 1998), cover in color (photo by 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, 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 (photo by the artist) (steel) London, Tate Modern, exhibition catalogue for Louise Bourgeois, 2000, p. 51, illustrated (steel) Uta Grosenick, Women Artists in the 20th and 21st Century (Germany, 2001), p. 65, illustrated (photo by artist, steel) Martine Schneider-Speller, Louise Bourgeois: Recent Sculptures and Drawings (Luxembourg, 2002), p. 124, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan, Runaway Girl: The Artist Louise Bourgeois (New York, 2003), p. 22, illustrated (artists) (steel) Poland, Zacheta Gallery of Art, Catalogue of the exhibition "Louise Bourgeois: Geometry of Desire", 2003, p. 207, (photo by the artist) (steel) Berlin, Berlin Academy of Arts, Catalogue of the exhibition "Louise Bourgeois: Intime Abstraktionen", 2003, p. 116, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Robert Stor, Paulo Herkenhoff and Allan Schwartzman, Louise Bourgeois (London, 2003), p. 19, illustrated (steel) Thomas Kellein, "Garden-Landscape Ostwestfalen-Lippe" (Germany, 2004) no pages (image from brochure) PLOP: Recent Projects of the Public Art Fund (London and New York, 2004), p. 63, illustrated Vienna, Vienna Museum, Catalogue of the exhibition "Louis Bourgeois: Aller-Retour", 2005, p. 207, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Peter Weiermair, Eccentrics (Germany, 2006), p. 27, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) London, Tate Modern (roving exhibition), Catalogue of the Louise Bourgeois exhibition, 2007, p. 18, fig. 5, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Nancy Spero, Helmut Lang, Elaine Showalter and Denyse Bertoni, <Louise Bourgeois I-III>, Tate Etc., No. 11, Fall 2007, p. 59, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Marika Wachtmeister, Patrick Amellem, Ingela Lind, Bera Nordal and Griselda Pollock, Louise Bourgeois: Maman (Sweden, 2007), p. 83, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) Richard D. Marshall, <Interview with Louise Bourgeois>, Whitewall, No. 8, Winter 2008, p. 125, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) By Claude Pommereau, <Louise Bourgeois au Centre Pompidou>, Beaux Arts Magazine, March 2008, cover image (photo by the artist) (steel) Suzanne Russel, Focus on Contemporary Art (Denmark, 2009), p. 55, illustrated (photo by artists) (steel) Ulf Küster, Louise Bourgeois (Germany, 2011), p. 120, illustrated (photo by the artist) (steel) <Alloyed Delights>, Financial Times, September 2012, p. 11, in color By Lea Triendl, <Louise Bourgeois: Passage Dangereux>, Vernissage Ausstellungen (Heidelberg, 2012), cover image (photo by artist) (steel), pp. 3 & 17, illustrated Sarah P. Hanson, <Fortune's Son>, Art + Auction, November 2013, p. 181, in color Exhibited Milan, Fondazione Prada, Louise Bourgeois: Blue Days and Pink Days , May - June 1997, p. 231, illustrated (with the artist) (steel) London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, De Re Metallica , June - July 1997 (ed. no. 1/6) Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art, Louise Bourgeois: Homesickness , November 1997 - January 1998, p. 40, illustrated (with the artist) and p. 97, illustrated in colour (the present example exhibited) Virginia Beach, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Objectivity: International Objects of Subjectivity , December 1997 - February 1998 (ed. no. 1/6) Bordeaux, CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux; Lisbon, Foundation Belem; Malmo, Kunsthalle Malmo; and London, Serpentine Gallery, Louise Bourgeois , January 1998 - January 1999, p.29, illustrated in colour (ed.no.unknown) and p. 123, illustrated (with the artist) (steel) Cologne, Galerie Karsten Greve, Louise Bourgeois , February - March 1999, p. 105, illustrated in colour (ed. no. unknown) and p. 140, illustrated (with the artist) (steel) Bielefeld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Louise Bourgeois , February - May 1999, p. 38, illustrated in colour (Vol. I) (steel) Cologne, Trinity Church, Macht und Fursorge/Mother and Care: The Image of the Mother in Contemporary Art , August – October 1999, p. 12, illustrated in colour (ed. no. 3/6) Paris, Donjon de Vez, Fabulous Animals , June - September 2002, p. 33, illustrated in colour (AP) Hamilton, The Ace Gallery, Louise Bourgeois, August - October 2002 (steel) Tokyo, Shiraishi Contemporary Art, Inc, Spiders: Louise Bourgeois , May - June 2003 (AP) Rovereto, Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto and Düsseldorf, Kunst Palast, Beauty and the Beasts , December 2004 - December 2005 (steel) Antwerp, Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Gorge (L): Oppression and Relief in Art , October 2006 - January 2007, n.p., pl. 30, illustrated in color (ed. no. unknown) Doha, QMA Gallery, Louise Bourgeois: Conscious and Unconscious , January - June 2012, p. 29, illustrated (with the artist) (steel) and p. 66, illustrated in colour (AP) London, Royal Academy of Arts, Bronze , September - December 2012, p. 250 and p. 280, illustrated in colour (AP) -------------------------------------------------------- Milan, Fondazione Prada, "Louise Bourgeois: Blue Days and Pink Days", May-June 1997, p. 231, illustrated in color (photo by the artist) (steel) London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, "De Re Metallica", June-July 1997 (Edition 1/6) Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art, "Louise Bourgeois: Homesickness", November 1997-January 1998, p. 40, in color (artists) and p. 97, in color (this work) Virginia Beach, Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, "Objectivity: International Objects of Subjectivity," December 1997-February 1998 (edition 1/6) Bordeaux, CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art, Bordeaux; Lisbon, Foundation Belem; Malmo, Kunsthalle Malmo and London, Serpentine Gallery, "Louise Bourgeois", January 1998-January 1999, p. 29, illustrated in color (unknown edition) and page 123, in color (photo by artist) (steel) Cologne, Karsten Greve Gallery, "Louise Bourgeois", February-March 1999, p. 105, illustrated in colour (number of editions unknown) and p. 140, illustrated in colour (photo by the artist) (steel) Bielefeld, Kunsthaus Bielefeld, "Louise Bourgeois", February-May 1999, p. 38, illustrated in color (Vol. I) (steel) Cologne, Trinity Church, "Macht und Fursorge/Mother and Care: The Image of the Mother in Contemporary Art", August-October 1999, p. 12, illustrated in color (edition 3/6) Paris, Donjon de Vez, "Fabulous Animals", June-September 2002, p. 33, illustrated in color, (printed by the artist) Hamilton, The Ace Gallery, "Louise Bourgeois", August-October 2002 (steel) Tokyo, Shiraishi Contemporary Art, "Spiders: Louise Bourgeois", May-June 2003 (artist's own edition) Rovereto, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto and Düsseldorf, Kunstmuseum, “Beauty and the Beasts”, December 2004-December 2005 (steel) Antwerp, Royal Antwerp Museum of Fine Arts, "Gorge (L): Oppression and Relief in Art", October 2006-January 2007, no pages, pl. 30, illustrated in color (n.a.) Doha, QMA Gallery, Louise Bourgeois: Conscious and Unconscious, January-June 2012, p. 29, in photo (artist) (steel) and p. 66, in color (artist's own edition) London, Royal Academy of Arts, "Bronze", September-December 2012, pp. 250 and 280, illustrated in colour (artist's own edition)
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