Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures Leaves, tendrils and mysterious organic forms abound in these never-before-seen etchings about to go on show at Tate Modern's new exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

To celebrate the Tate's exhibition of Louise Bourgeois' works on paper, we take a closer look at this lesser-known area of the revered artist's work

Les Fleurs, 2007, by Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Leaves, tendrils and mysterious organic forms abound in these never-before-seen etchings about to go on show at Tate Modern's new exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Are you in orbit? (#1), 2008. Etching on paper | Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

The Smell of Eucalyptus (#2), 2006, by Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Leaves, tendrils and mysterious organic forms abound in these never-before-seen etchings about to go on show at Tate Modern's new exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Louise Bourgeois, Are you in orbit? (#1), 2008. Etching on paper. © The Easton Foundation/DACS

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Louise Bourgeois, Are you in orbit? (#1), 2008. Etching on paper. © The Easton Foundation/DACS

The Unfolding, 2007. Etching on paper | Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Leaves, tendrils and mysterious organic forms abound in these never-before-seen etchings about to go on show at Tate Modern's new exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Les Fleurs, 2007, by Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Leaves, tendrils and mysterious organic forms abound in these never-before-seen etchings about to go on show at Tate Modern's new exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

The Nest, 2009, by Louise Bourgeois

Unseen artworks by Louise Bourgeois – in pictures

Louise Bourgeois I Am Still Growing!!! (#1), 2008 Etching, Watercolor, Gouache and Pencil on Pap.

Louise Bourgeois I Am Still Growing! ( 2008 Etching, Watercolor, Gouache and Pencil on Pap.

Les Mollusques (Mollusks), state I  Louise Bourgeois (American, born France. 1911–2010)    (c. 1948). Etching with ink and pencil

Louise Bourgeois - Les Mollusques, c. 1948 - Soft ground etching, with selective wiping, black ink and pencil additions

Henry Matisse - cutouts in Tate Modern My favourite of the exhibition June 2014

If you get a chance to visit the current Matisse exhibition at the Tate Modern it's well worth the visit to see his cut outs. Fantastic use of Colour, Composition and Control of materials.

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