Aha Moment: Jonathan Safran Foer on Joseph Cornell : Slideshow

Friday, January 13, 2012

Penny Arcade series re Autumnal, Joseph Cornell
The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. Licensed by VAGA, New York.
Photograph by Tom Powel Imaging, Inc

"Penny Arcade" series re Autumnal, October 14, 15, 1964.
Collage with ink and pencil on Masonite.
The Dicke Collection.

Interplanetary Navigation, Joseph Cornell
The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. Licensed by VAGA, New York.
Photograph by Tom Powel Imaging, IncMemorial

Interplanetary Navigation, about 1962.
Collage with ink on Masonite.
Satoshi Yokota, Japan.

Untitled (Cockatoo with Watch Faces), Joseph Cornell
Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Michael Tropea. The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.
Licensed by VAGA, New York

Untitled (Cockatoo with Watch Faces), 1949.
Box construction with inoperative music box, 16 1/4 x 17 x 4 7/16 inches.
The Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection.

Untitled (Penny Arcade Portrait of Lauren Bacall), Joseph Cornell
Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Michael Tropea. The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.
Licensed by VAGA, New York

Untitled (Penny Arcade Portrait of Lauren Bacall), 1945-1946.
Box construction with blue glass, 20 1/2 x 16 x 3 1/2 inches.
The Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection.

Untitled (Soap Bubble Set), Joseph Cornell
Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Allen Phillips. The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.
Licensed by VAGA, New York

Untitled (Soap Bubble Set), 1936.
Box construction, 15 3/4 x 14 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches.
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, purchased through the gift of Henry and Walter Keney.

Untitled (Tilly Losch), Joseph Cornell
Mark Gulezian/Quicksilver. The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation.
Licensed by VAGA, New York, New York

Untitled (Tilly Losch), 1935-1938.
Box construction, 10 x 9 1/4 x 2 1/8 inches.
The Robert Lehrman Art Trust, courtesy of Aimee and Robert Lehrman, Washington, DC.