6 February 2003
Louise Bourgeois (b. 1911)
Topiary: The Art of Improving Nature
signed and dated 'Louise Bourgeois 1998' (lower right of each); numbered '23/28' (lower left of each)
nine copperplate etchings with drypoint and aquatint on velin (five in colour)
each: 38 5/8 x 27¾in. (98 x 70.5cm.)
portfolio: 40 1/8 x 28¾in. (102 x 73cm.)
Executed in 1998 and published by Julie Sylvester Cabot, Whitney Museum of American Art Editions, this work is number twenty-three from an edition of twenty-eight
Whitney Museum of American Art Editions, New York.
Caroline Nitsch, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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