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Artist: Louise Bourgeois, American, born France, 1911–2010

Pillar

1947–49

Wood and stainless steel with paint

156.21 x 30.48 x 30.48 cm (61 1/2 x 12 x 12 in.)
Purchased by benefaction from the Collection Société Anonyme and with the Katharine Ordway Fund
2009.57.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Deborah Wye, Louise Bourgeois, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1982), p. 58, pl. 51, ill.

Jeremy Strick, Louise Bourgeois: The Personages, exh. cat. (St. Louis: Saint Louis Art Museum, 1994), cat. 14, p. 51, ill.

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 163, 168, ill.

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