Untitled (Medici Series, Pinturicchio Boy)
Artwork: Untitled (Medici Series, Pinturicchio Boy)
Size: 40 x 30.5 x 10.2 cm
Medium: Wood box construction
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed on a label affixed to the reverse
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1950
Provenance: The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation; Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 1998
Exhibition history: New York, Castelli, Feigen, Corcoran, Joseph Cornell: Art and Metaphysics, May - June 1982, p. 50, no. 8, illustrated in color; Madrid, Fundacion Juan March, Joseph Cornell, April - May 1984, n.p., no. 38, illustrated; Kamakura, The Museum of Modern Art; Shiga, The Museum of Modern Art; Kurashiki, The Ohara Museum of Art; and Sakura, Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Joseph Cornell, October 1992 - May 1993, p. 90, no. 21, illustrated; New York, C&M; Arts, Joseph Cornell: Box Constructions and Collages, January - March 1996, no. 19, n.p., illustrated in color; West Palm Beach, Norton Museum of Art, Joseph Cornell: Box Constructions and Collages, March - May 1997, n.p., illustrated in color; Lyon, France, Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, Joseph Cornell et les Surrealistes a New York: Dali, Duchamp, Ernst, Man Ray..., October 2013 - February 2014, no. 248, pp. 398-399

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-18
Lot Number: 16