Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
The Estate of Joseph Cornell, New York
Allan Stone Gallery, New York
The Pace Gallery, New York
Hokin Gallery, Palm Beach
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 5 May 1987, lot 106
Herbert and Nora Kaye Ross, Palm Beach
Their sale; Bonhams and Butterfields, San Francisco, 5 December 1988, lot 76
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Please note that any export of this lot outside the U.S. will require an export permit issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.