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Untitled (Blue Sand Tray)

Joseph Cornell-Untitled (Blue Sand Tray)-1954

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Untitled (Blue Sand Tray)
Size:
3 x 23 x 38.4 cm
Medium :
Wood and glass box construction with painted wood, colored sand, beads, metal and printed paper collage
Creation Year:
1954
Marks
Signed twice, titled and dated '1954' on the reverse
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Stable Gallery, New York; Eleanor Ward, New York; Christie's, New York, November 18, 1981, lot 134; Acquired by the present owner from the previous sale
Exhibition History :
Washington, D.C., Pyramid Galleries, Ltd., Joseph Cornell, April - May 1975, n.p., illustrated; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, Joseph Cornell, October - December 2002, cat. no. 11, n.p., illustrated in color; New York, Allan Stone Gallery, World in a Box, March - May 2012

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2016-09-29
Lot Number :
82
Low Estimate :
$50,000[-30%]*
High Estimate :
$70,000[-50%]*
Hammer Price :
$35,000
Sold For :
$43,750*