Nature Study
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2005.3
People
Louise Bourgeois, American (Paris, France 1911 - 2010 New York, NY)
Title
Nature Study
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
1986
Culture
American
Location
Level 3, Room 3200, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Art
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Pink marble
Dimensions
88.9 x 68.6 x 53.3 cm (35 x 27 x 21 in.)
1340 lb.
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: L. Bourgeois 1986
Provenance
[Robert Miller Gallery, New York, New York], sold; to José Soriano, 1986, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2005
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of José M. Soriano in memory of Liliane Pingoud Soriano
Copyright
Art © The Easton Foundation / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
2005.3
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Deborah Wye, Louise Bourgeois, Robert Miller Gallery (New York, NY, 1986)

Alvin L. Clark, Jr., Harvard Art Museum/ Handbook, ed. Stephan Wolohojian, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 244, ill.

Exhibition History

Nominally Figured: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 06/08/2006 - 02/25/2007

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted