Untitled (Blue Sand Tray)
Artwork: Untitled (Blue Sand Tray)
Size: 3 x 23 x 38.4 cm
Medium: Wood and glass box construction with painted wood, colored sand, beads, metal and printed paper collage
Creation year: 1954
Marks: Signed twice, titled and dated '1954' on the reverse
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Stable Gallery, New York; Eleanor Ward, New York; Christie's, New York, November 18, 1981, lot 134; Acquired by the present owner from the previous sale
Exhibition history: Washington, D.C., Pyramid Galleries, Ltd., Joseph Cornell, April - May 1975, n.p., illustrated; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Joseph Cornell, October - December 2002, cat. no. 11, n.p., illustrated in color; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, World in a Box, March - May 2012

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-09-29
Lot Number: 82