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Diary entry with illustration of a tree and the constellation Orion, 1970 Oct. 16

Diary entry with illustration of a tree and the constellation Orion, 1970 Oct. 16

Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972

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Title: Diary entry with illustration of a tree and the constellation Orion

Date: 1970 Oct. 16

Physical Details: Diary : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Loose sheet diary entry describes Cornell's "completely joyous reaction" to the early morning starry sky. Includes an illustration of the maple in his yard in Flushing, NY, and the constellation Orion above it.

Creator: Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972

Forms part of: Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Diary entry with illustration of a tree and the constellation Orion, 1970 Oct. 16. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 9034