Joseph CORNELL, Untitled (Ants with playing cards) Enlarge 1 /1

Joseph CORNELL

United States of America 1903 – 1972

Untitled (Ants with playing cards) c.1930s Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of lithograph and wood engraving Support: card on black wove paper on card
Edition: unique

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: verso: inscribed tertiary support u.r. in ballpoint pen "CAT #23"; inscribed u.r. on round label in felt-tipped pen "C-92"; inscribed lower centre in blue ballpoint pen "TNLI"
Dimensions: image 15.1 h x 10.9 w cm sheet 15.6 h x 11.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.1835
Subject: Art style: Surrealism
Image rights: © Joseph Cornell/VAGA. Licensed by Viscopy