Joseph Cornell

Object (Roses des vents)


Wood box with compasses set into a wood tray containing small miscellaneous objects, with hinged lid lined with maps
2 5/8 x 21 1/4 x 10 3/8" (6.7 x 53.7 x 26.2 cm)
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Murphy Fund
Object number
Painting and Sculpture
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Joseph Cornell has 27 works online.
There are 1,531 sculptures online.

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