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Le Petit Musee

Artwork:
Le Petit Musee
Size:
10.7 x 31.7 x 20.9 cm
Medium :
Antique green velvet-lined wooden box, glass, glass marbles, coral, thread, sponge, wood and printed paper
Creation Year:
1942
Marks
Signed 'Joseph Cornell' (on the underside)
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1942
Provenance :
Frederick R. Weisman, Los Angeles; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1975
Exhibition History :
Pasadena Art Museum, An Exhibition of Works by Joseph Cornell, December 1966-February 1967, pp. 37 and 62, no. 23 (illustrated); Art Institute of Chicago, The Lindy and Edwin Bergman Joseph Cornell Collection, June 1983-October 1989, no. 7 (on loan)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-11
Lot Number :
251
Low Estimate :
$200,000
High Estimate :
$300,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold