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Untitled (Schooner), (1931)

Joseph Cornell, American, b. Nyack, New York, 1903–1972

Collage of photomechanical reproductions on paperboard mounted to paperboard, 4 1/4 x 5 13/16 in. (10.8 x 14.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund and partial gift from the daughter of June W. Schuster in honor of her Mother, 2003

Accession Number: 01.17

Provenance:
Richard Feigen Gallery, New York, by December 1966
June Schuster, Pasadena, by November 1980-15 August 2001
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund and partial gift from the daughter of June W. Schuster in honor of her Mother, 2003

Exhibition History:
PASADENA ART MUSEUM. "An Exhibition of Works by Joseph Cornell," 27 December 1966-11 February 1967, no. 1, ill. p. 19.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "Joseph Cornell," May-June 1967, ill. p. 28.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "Joseph Cornell," 17 November 1980-20 January 1981, no. 2.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Joseph Cornell: Navigating the Imagination," 17 November 2006-19 February 2007, ill. p. 14. TOUR: PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM, Salem, Massachusetts, 28 April-19 August; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 6 October-6 January 2008 [not shown].
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.
MUSEE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE LYON, France. “Joseph Cornell and Surrealism,” 18 October 2013-10 February 2014, no. 48, color ill. pg. 95, 388, front and back cover. TOUR: FRALIN MUSEUM OF ART, Charlottesville Virginia, 7 March-8 June 2014.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Marvelous Objects: Surrealist Sculpture from Paris to New York," 29 October 2015-15 February 2016, p. 184.

Published References:
ASHTON, DORE. "A Joseph Cornell Album," (New York: Viking Press, 1974), ill. p. xiv.
SOLOMON, DEBORAH. "Utopia Parkway: The Life and Work of Joseph Cornell," (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1997), p. 58; ill. p. 59.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (American)