The 30 foot tall spider, "Maman" (1999), is a bronze, stainless steel, and marble sculpture by the artist Louise Bourgeois, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, August 1, 2015, Bentonville, Arkansas (pinned by haw-creek.com)
Maman Maman (1999) is a sculpture by the artist Louise Bourgeois. The sculpture, which resembles a spider, is over 30ft high and over 33ft wide, with a sac containing 26 marble eggs. Its abdomen and thorax are made up of ribbed bronze. The title is the familiar French word for Mother. This in Ottawa:D
On permanent display outside the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain, is a bronze cast (copy) of one of the most extraordinary and original sculptures created by Louise Joséphine Bourgeois. Entitled 'Maman' it is a representation of a giant female spider carrying 17 grey and white marble eggs.