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Object (Game Box)

Joseph Cornell-Object (Game Box)-1936

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Object (Game Box)
Size:
2.5 x 13 x 10.5 cm
Medium :
Cardboard and glass box construction with loose leather pieces, painted wooden balls and wood strips, printed paper and two metal pins
Creation Year:
1936
Marks
Signed on the underside
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1936
Provenance :
Edward James, England; Christie's, New York, May 6, 1986, lot 8; Acquired by the present owner from the previous sale
Exhibition History :
New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Joseph Cornell, October - December 2002, cat. no. 8, n.p., illustrated in color; New York, Van Doren Waxter Gallery, Joseph Cornell: A New Surrealism, Works from the 1930's, September - October 2014, p. 29, illustrated in color

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2016-09-29
Lot Number :
84
Low Estimate :
$8,000[-6%]*
High Estimate :
$12,000[-38%]*
Hammer Price :
$7,500
Sold For :
$9,375*