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Untitled (Medici Series, Pinturicchio Boy)

Joseph Cornell-Untitled (Medici Series, Pinturicchio Boy)-1950

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Artwork:
Untitled (Medici Series, Pinturicchio Boy)
Size:
40 x 30.5 x 10.2 cm
Medium :
Wood box construction
Creation Year:
1950
Marks
Signed on a label affixed to the reverse
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1950
Provenance :
The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation; Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 1998
Exhibition History :
New York, Castelli, Feigen, Corcoran, Joseph Cornell: Art and Metaphysics, May - June 1982, p. 50, no. 8, illustrated in color; Madrid, Fundacion Juan March, Joseph Cornell, April - May 1984, n.p., no. 38, illustrated; Kamakura, The Museum of Modern Art; Shiga, The Museum of Modern Art; Kurashiki, The Ohara Museum of Art; and Sakura, Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Joseph Cornell, October 1992 - May 1993, p. 90, no. 21, illustrated; New York, C&M; Arts, Joseph Cornell: Box Constructions and Collages, January - March 1996, no. 19, n.p., illustrated in color; West Palm Beach, Norton Museum of Art, Joseph Cornell: Box Constructions and Collages, March - May 1997, n.p., illustrated in color; Lyon, France, Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, Joseph Cornell et les Surrealistes a New York: Dali, Duchamp, Ernst, Man Ray..., October 2013 - February 2014, no. 248, pp. 398-399

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2017-05-18
Lot Number :
16
Low Estimate :
$4,000,000[-12%]*
High Estimate :
$6,000,000[-41%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,533,330
Sold For :
$4,212,500*