Louise Bourgeois

French-American, 1911–2010

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Louise Bourgeois

French-American, 1911–2010

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$43,750
Untitled, 1911-2010
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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20.3 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm
Realized Price
$43,750
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Untitled bronze 8 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (20.3 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm.) Executed in 1986. This work is unique.
Untitled, 1911-2010
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$43,750
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20.3 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$43,750
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Untitled bronze 8 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (20.3 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm.) Executed in 1986. This work is unique.
$2,075,000
Labyrinthine Tower, 1911-2010
Sold on Nov 13, 2019
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Video/Film/Animation
Conceived in 1962 and executed in 1982. This work is one of three unique marble variants.
91.4 x 61 x 45.7 cm
Realized Price
$2,075,000
Auction Sale
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Labyrinthine Tower Siena marble 36 x 24 x 18 in. (91.4 x 61 x 45.7 cm.) Conceived in 1962 and executed in 1982. This work is one of three unique marble variants.
Labyrinthine Tower, 1911-2010
Conceived in 1962 and executed in 1982. This work is one of three unique marble variants.
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
$2,075,000
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Video/Film/Animation
91.4 x 61 x 45.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$2,075,000
Description
Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Labyrinthine Tower Siena marble 36 x 24 x 18 in. (91.4 x 61 x 45.7 cm.) Conceived in 1962 and executed in 1982. This work is one of three unique marble variants.
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Mosquito, 1911-2010
Sold on Sep 27, 2019
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Work on Paper
colored pencil on paper
28.6 x 21.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Mosquito signed 'Louise Bourgeois' (lower right) colored pencil on paper 11 ¼ x 8 5/8 in. (28.6 x 21.9 cm.) Executed in 1999.
Mosquito, 1911-2010
colored pencil on paper
Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Work on Paper
28.6 x 21.9 cm
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Sep 27, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Mosquito signed 'Louise Bourgeois' (lower right) colored pencil on paper 11 ¼ x 8 5/8 in. (28.6 x 21.9 cm.) Executed in 1999.
£87,500
Mother, 1911-2010
Sold on Jun 26, 2019
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Work on Paper
gouache on paper
60 x 45.7cm
Realized Price
£87,500
Auction Sale
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) _Mother_ signed with the artist's initials 'L B' (lower right); signed 'Louise Bourgeois' (on the reverse) gouache on paper 23 5/8 x 18in. (60 x 45.7cm.) Executed in 2008
Mother, 1911-2010
gouache on paper
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
£87,500
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Work on Paper
60 x 45.7cm
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Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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£87,500
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) _Mother_ signed with the artist's initials 'L B' (lower right); signed 'Louise Bourgeois' (on the reverse) gouache on paper 23 5/8 x 18in. (60 x 45.7cm.) Executed in 2008
€143,750
Sleep, 1967-1968
Sold on Jun 3, 2019
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Sculpture
bronze with gold patina and wooden base
4.5 x 19 x 18.5 cm
Realized Price
€143,750
Auction Sale
Jun 3, 2019
Christie's
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LOUISE BOURGEOIS (1911-2010) Sleep bronze à patine dorée et socle en bois œuvre: 16 x 15.5 x 17.5 cm. socle: 4.5 x 19 x 18.5 cm. Réalisée en 1967-1968, cette œuvre est unique. bronze with gold patina and wooden base work: 6 ¼ x 6 1/8 x 6 7/8 in. base: 1 ¾ x 7 ½ x 7 ¼ in. Executed in 1967-1968, this work is unique.
Sleep, 1967-1968
bronze with gold patina and wooden base
Jun 3, 2019
Christie's
€143,750
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Sculpture
4.5 x 19 x 18.5 cm
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Jun 3, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
€143,750
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LOUISE BOURGEOIS (1911-2010) Sleep bronze à patine dorée et socle en bois œuvre: 16 x 15.5 x 17.5 cm. socle: 4.5 x 19 x 18.5 cm. Réalisée en 1967-1968, cette œuvre est unique. bronze with gold patina and wooden base work: 6 ¼ x 6 1/8 x 6 7/8 in. base: 1 ¾ x 7 ½ x 7 ¼ in. Executed in 1967-1968, this work is unique.
$32,055,000
Spider, 1911-2010
Sold on May 15, 2019
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Video/Film/Animation
Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997. This work is number two from an edition of six with one artist's proof and one unique bronze variant, plus one unique sculpture in steel.
326.3 x 756.9 x 706.1 cm
Realized Price
$32,055,000
Auction Sale
May 15, 2019
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Spider stamped with the artist's initials, number and cast date 'L.B. 2/6 1997' (on the interior of the body) bronze 128 ½ x 298 x 278 in. (326.3 x 756.9 x 706.1 cm.) Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997. This work is number two from an edition of six with one artist's proof and one unique bronze variant, plus one unique sculpture in steel.
Spider, 1911-2010
Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997. This work is number two from an edition of six with one artist's proof and one unique bronze variant, plus one unique sculpture in steel.
May 15, 2019
Christie's
$32,055,000
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Video/Film/Animation
326.3 x 756.9 x 706.1 cm
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Auction Sale
May 15, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$32,055,000
Description
Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) Spider stamped with the artist's initials, number and cast date 'L.B. 2/6 1997' (on the interior of the body) bronze 128 ½ x 298 x 278 in. (326.3 x 756.9 x 706.1 cm.) Conceived in 1996, cast in 1997. This work is number two from an edition of six with one artist's proof and one unique bronze variant, plus one unique sculpture in steel.
$972,500
Couple, 1911-2010
Sold on Nov 16, 2018
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Sculpture
fabric and marble in a stainless steel, aluminum, wood and glass vitrine
132 x 76.2 x 63.5 cm
Realized Price
$972,500
Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) _Couple_ incised with the artist’s initials 'LB' (on the marble element) fabric and marble in a stainless steel, aluminum, wood and glass vitrine overall: 52 x 30 x 25 in. (132 x 76.2 x 63.5 cm.) Executed in 2003. This work is unique.
Couple, 1911-2010
fabric and marble in a stainless steel, aluminum, wood and glass vitrine
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
$972,500
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Sculpture
132 x 76.2 x 63.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
Realized Price
$972,500
Description
Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) _Couple_ incised with the artist’s initials 'LB' (on the marble element) fabric and marble in a stainless steel, aluminum, wood and glass vitrine overall: 52 x 30 x 25 in. (132 x 76.2 x 63.5 cm.) Executed in 2003. This work is unique.
No artwork image
$137,500
SPIDER
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Work on Paper
ink and crayon on paper
29.2 by 29.5 cm
Realized Price
$137,500
Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
signed with the artist's initials and dated 94 ; signed on the reverse ink and crayon on paper 11 1/2 by 11 3/4 in. 29.2 by 29.5 cm.
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SPIDER
ink and crayon on paper
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
$137,500
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Work on Paper
29.2 by 29.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$137,500
Description
signed with the artist's initials and dated 94 ; signed on the reverse ink and crayon on paper 11 1/2 by 11 3/4 in. 29.2 by 29.5 cm.
No artwork image
$200,000
FIGURE
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Print
Conceived in 1960 and cast in 1993, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
18.4 by 14.8 cm
Realized Price
$200,000
Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
stamped with the artist's initials and date 93 and incised with the number 5/6 on the left foot patinated bronze 14 3/4 by 7 1/4 by 5 7/8 in. 37.5 by 18.4 by 14.8 cm. Conceived in 1960 and cast in 1993, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
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FIGURE
Conceived in 1960 and cast in 1993, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
$200,000
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Print
18.4 by 14.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$200,000
Description
stamped with the artist's initials and date 93 and incised with the number 5/6 on the left foot patinated bronze 14 3/4 by 7 1/4 by 5 7/8 in. 37.5 by 18.4 by 14.8 cm. Conceived in 1960 and cast in 1993, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist's proof.
No artwork image
$10,000
MIRROR FOR RED ROOM; INSOMNIA; AND INSOMNIA (MOMA 544, 556 & 557)
Sold on Oct 22, 2018
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Print
Three lithographs printed in colors, 1996, each signed in pencil and numbered 2/25 (total editions include five artist's proofs), on smooth wove paper, printed by Derriere L'Etoile Studios, New York, published by Fundaçao Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo (3 prints)
25 by 19 1/2 in
Realized Price
$10,000
Auction Sale
Oct 22, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
Three lithographs printed in colors, 1996, each signed in pencil and numbered 2/25 (total editions include five artist's proofs), on smooth wove paper, printed by Derriere L'Etoile Studios, New York, published by Fundaçao Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo (3 prints) sheets: 635 by 495 mm 25 by 19 1/2 in
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MIRROR FOR RED ROOM; INSOMNIA; AND INSOMNIA (MOMA 544, 556 & 557)
Three lithographs printed in colors, 1996, each signed in pencil and numbered 2/25 (total editions include five artist's proofs), on smooth wove paper, printed by Derriere L'Etoile Studios, New York, published by Fundaçao Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo (3 prints)
Oct 22, 2018
Sotheby's
$10,000
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Print
25 by 19 1/2 in
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Auction Sale
Oct 22, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$10,000
Description
Three lithographs printed in colors, 1996, each signed in pencil and numbered 2/25 (total editions include five artist's proofs), on smooth wove paper, printed by Derriere L'Etoile Studios, New York, published by Fundaçao Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo (3 prints) sheets: 635 by 495 mm 25 by 19 1/2 in
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