Lot 80
  • 80

Joseph Cornell

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 USD
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Description

  • Joseph Cornell
  • Object
  • signed, titled and dated 1939 on the reverse; signed, titled and dated 1939 twice on the dedication page
  • book construction with printed paper, glass, dust and plastic spoon
  • 1 1/8 by 7 by 4 3/4 in. 3 by 18 by 9.5 cm.

Provenance

Edwards James, England
Christie's, New York, May 6, 1986, lot 7
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Exhibited

New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Joseph Cornell, October - December 2002, pl. 1, n.p., illustrated in color
New York, David Findlay Gallery, Putting it Together: Collage, Assemblage, Mixed Media, July 2012
New York, Allan Stone Projects, DIS-FUNCTIONAL, July - September 2014

Literature

Exh. Cat., Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, Joseph Cornell et les surréalistes à New York, Dali, Duchamp, Ernst, Man Ray, 2012, cat. no. 202, p. 278, illustrated in color
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