Joseph Cornell
American, 1903-1972
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Joseph Cornell
American, 1903-1972
5,924 followers
High auction record
$8m, Christie's, 2014
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Grand Salon: The Visionary Eye of Allan Stone,
Allan Stone Projects
2017
Strange Pictures for Strange Times: Depicting the Unusual,
Hollis Taggart
2015
Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust,
Royal Academy of Arts

Widely considered one of the seminal American artists of the 20th century, Joseph Cornell pioneered

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Widely considered one of the seminal American artists of the 20th century, Joseph Cornell pioneered assemblage through his boxed constructions and collages. He is best known for his “shadow boxes” made from found materials such as marbles, toys, seashells, and other bric-a-brac obtained in souvenir shops, penny …

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