• First Open Post-War and Contem auction at Christies

    Sale 2294

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 56

    Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)

    Ship Chandler

    Price Realised  

    Joseph Cornell (1903-1972)
    Ship Chandler
    signed 'Joseph Cornell' (on a paper label affixed to the back)
    wax crayon and paper collage laid down on board
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Executed circa 1965-1968.


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    Provenance

    Gift of the artist
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 16 May 2002, lot 135
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner