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ID: 500057350
 
Record Type: Person
Bourgeois, Louise (French-American sculptor, 1911-2010)

Note: Known primarily for her sculptures in wood, steel, stone or cast rubber, she also produced prints and works on paper in her long career.

Names:
Bourgeois, Louise (preferred,V,index,LC)
Louise Bourgeois (V,display)

Nationalities:
French (preferred)
American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
engraver (printmaker)
painter
sculptor
printmaker

Gender: female

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France) (inhabited place)
Died:  New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
collaborated with ....  Weaver, Carol  
................................  (American printer, born 1955) [500332615]
student of ....  Léger, Fernand  
..................  (French painter, 1881-1955) [500027374]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Bourgeois, Louise (I)

Biographies:
(French-American sculptor, 1911-2010) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American sculptor, born 1911) ..... [CL-Courtauld]
(artist, 1911-2010) ..... [GRL]
(American sculptor) ..... [Grove Art]
(American sculptor, born 1911) ..... [AVERY]
(American sculptor, b.1911) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Bourgeois, Louise ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, CL-Courtauld Preferred, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
....................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
....................................  Cotter, Louise Bourgeois, New York Times (2010)
....................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 82272058
....................................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 69
....................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Louise Bourgeois ........ [VP]
..................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, CL-Courtauld, GRL, Grove Art, VP]
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  Collins, Women Artists in America (1980)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 69
....................  Who Was Who in American Art (1985)
....................  Who's Who in American Art (1936-)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP]
.......... Cotter, Louise Bourgeois, New York Times (2010)
.......... LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.]
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