Paolo and Francesca (Francesca da Rimini)
Artwork: Paolo and Francesca (Francesca da Rimini)
Size: 36.5 x 26 x 6.9 cm
Medium: Wood box construction--glass, painted wood, fabric, printed paper collage and plastic
Creation year: 1940
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1940-1942
Provenance: Julien Levy Gallery, New York; B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1960
Exhibition history: New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Joseph Cornell, May-June 1967.Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cornell in Chicago, November 1973-January 1974.New York, Museum of Modern Art, Joseph Cornell, November 1980-January 1981, no. 109 (illustrated); Art Institute of Chicago, The Lindy and Edwin Bergman Joseph Cornell Collection, June 1983-October 1989 (on loan)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 252
Low Estimate: $100000 [+19%]
High Estimate: $150000 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $120000
Sold For: $149000