Untitled (Solar Soap Bubble Set Series)
Artwork: Untitled (Solar Soap Bubble Set Series)
Size: 23.1 x 38.7 x 12.7 cm
Medium: Wood box construction-cork, clay pipe, nails, brass, metal, printed paper collage and paint
Creation year: 1955
Marks: Signed 'Joseph Cornell' (on the reverse)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1955
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Pace Gallery, New York; Private collection, New Orleans, 1987; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 20 November 1997, lot 83A; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Pace Gallery, Joseph Cornell: Works from the Artist's Collection, December 1986-January 1987, pp. 36-37 (illustrated).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 703
Low Estimate: $150000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $250000 [-52%]
Hammer Price: $120000
Sold For: $150000