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Joseph Cornell-Object-1940

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Object
Size:
28.2 x 21 x 6.3 cm
Medium :
Box construction - wood, glass, cork, velvet, paint, clay pipe and printed paper collage
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed 'Joseph Cornell' (on a paper label affixed to the reverse)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Private collection, New York; Castelli Feigen Corcoran Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1982
Exhibition History :
New York, Julien Levy Gallery, Joseph Cornell: Exhibition of Objects, December 1940; New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Joseph Cornell, February-March 1976, n.p., no. 6 (illustrated); New York, Museum of Modern Art, Joseph Cornell, November 1980-January 1981, p. 286, pl. 70 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-11-15
Lot Number :
16 C
Low Estimate :
$800,000[+38%]*
High Estimate :
$1,200,000[-8%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,100,000
Sold For :
$1,332,500*