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Louise BOURGEOIS

France 1911 – United States of America 2010

artist

  • to United States of America 1938

Louise BOURGEOIS

France 1911 – United States of America 2010

printer

  • to United States of America 1938

ATELIER 17

Paris commenced 1927

print workshop (organisation)

  • New York

THE GEMOR PRESS

publisher (organisation)

Not titled, plate 1, from 'He disappeared into complete silence', first edition [La Maison solitaire (The solitary House); One Figure] 1947 Description: plate 1 of 9 engravings from the illustrated book 'He disappeared into complete silence'.

Collection Title: He disappeared into complete silence
Place made: New York, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, intaglio engraving on copper plate, printed in black ink. Support: paper
Edition State: 2.I of III
Impression: ed. 44
Edition: Un-numbered copy; 54 announced (15 numbered 1-15 with colour additions; 29 numbered 16-44; 10 H. C. marked A-J)
Publisher: THE GEMOR PRESS
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1947

Edition Notes: plates printed by Louise Bourgeois at Atelier 17, New York.
Primary Insc: in pencil l.l. below platemark: plate 1; signed in pencil l.r.: L Bourgeois
Dimensions: plate 20.0 h x 6.5 w cm sheet 25.0 h x 12.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 83.1495.1
Image rights: © Louise Bourgeois/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy