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Christmas is for the Bourgeois. Louise Bourgeois was born December 25, 1911 

"You have to have the courage to take risks.  You have to have independence.  All these things are gifts.  They are blessings." Louise Bourgeois (interview here)

Above:

1. by Annie Leibovitz

2. Femme Maison 1946-47

3. Art is a Guaranty of Sanity 2000

4. In her studio 1946

5. by Mapplethorpe

6. by Helmut Lang 

7. Spider 1997

8. Nature Study 1996 

9. Arch of Hysteria 1993

An interesting note: Bourgeois created all three sculptures above after the age of eighty.

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