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The Seaside, (1952-1954)

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

Printed papers, colored sand, driftwood, starfish, cork ball, coral fragment, and two glass balls in glass-fronted wood box, 12 x 9 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (30.5 x 23.0 x 8.2 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.929

Exhibition History:
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.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Marvelous Objects: Surrealist Sculpture from Paris to New York," 29 October 2015-15 February 2016, fig. 130, color ill. p. 116; p. 185.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Surrealism (American)