The Grasshopper
Artwork: The Grasshopper
Size: 32.4 x 25.4 cm
Medium: Printed paper collage, wax crayon, correction fluid, ink and graphite on two joined sheets of paper laid down on panel
Creation year: 1970
Marks: Signed and dated 'Summer 70 Joseph Cornell' (on a paper label affixed to the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Jack Rutberg Fine Arts Inc., Los Angeles; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1988
Exhibition history: Laguna Beach Museum of Art, A Tribute to Henry Seldis, November-December 1978, pp. 16 and 18, no. 15 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-09-27
Lot Number: 81
Low Estimate: $10000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $15000 [-26%]
Hammer Price: $11000
Sold For: $13750