Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Untitled (Soap Bubble Set Night Skies Series)

Joseph Cornell-Untitled (Soap Bubble Set Night Skies Series)-1950

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Joseph Cornell, go to this page.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Untitled (Soap Bubble Set Night Skies Series)
Size:
24.1 x 36.1 x 9.5 cm
Medium :
Wood box construction-glass, cork, nails, clay pipe, metal, velvet, printed paper collage and paint
Creation Year:
1950
Marks
Signed 'Joseph Cornell' (on a paper label affixed to the reverse)
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1950
Provenance :
Daniel Varenne, Paris, acquired directly from the artist; C&M; Arts, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1994
Exhibition History :
Turin, Galleria Galatea, Joseph Cornell, October-November 1971, p. 8 (illustrated); Munich, Haus der Kunst and Paris, Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Le Surrealisme, March-September 1972, p. 59, no. 75 (illustrated).

Christie’s New York

Date:
2019-05-16
Lot Number :
706
Low Estimate :
$150,000[-20%]*
High Estimate :
$200,000[-40%]*
Hammer Price :
$120,000
Sold For :
$150,000*