Lunar Level #1


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

Wood, glass, paint, photomechanical reproduction, metal rods, metal rings, nails, cork ball, marble, starfish, and wire brads in glass-faced wood box, 9 1/8 x 12 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. (23.0 x 30.8 x 9.1 cm) [irreg]

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.980

Jh Purchased From Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles 1961

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 Collection, Surrealism (American)