Untitled (Aviary Series, Parrot With Toy Bell)
Artwork: Untitled (Aviary Series, Parrot With Toy Bell)
Size: 40 x 24.1 x 11.1 cm
Medium: Wood and glass box construction with found objects
Creation year: 1953
Marks: Signed 'Joseph Cornell' on a label affixed to the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1953-54
Provenance: Estate of the artist (Estate No. 2253); Castelli-Feigen-Corcoran (American Dovecote and Shooting Gallery), New York; Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in November 1980

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 67
Low Estimate: $700000 [-28%]
High Estimate: $1000000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $500000
Sold For: $610000