Sand Tray
Artwork: Sand Tray
Size: 3.8 x 29.8 x 20.6 cm
Medium: Acrylic on wood, colored sand and found metal object in wooden and glass box construction
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed on a label affixed to the underside
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1950
Provenance: Richard Feigen Gallery, New York; Collection of William N. Copley, New York (acquired from the previous); Christie's, New York, 19 November 1981, Lot 133; Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Pasadena Art Museum, An Exhibition of Works by Joseph Cornell, December 1966 - February 1967, cat. no. 45; New York, James Goodman Gallery, Fall 1970, September - November 1970, cat. no. 43, illustrated; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Joseph Cornell, October - December 2002, cat. no. 9

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-19
Lot Number: 242