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Handwritten sheet with collage element, 1942 Sept. 21

Handwritten sheet with collage element, 1942 Sept. 21

Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972

Item Information

Title: Handwritten sheet with collage element

Date: 1942 Sept. 21

Physical Details: Note : 1 p. : various media ; 20 x 15 cm.

Description: On the front of the sheet Cornell has written recollections of a visit to Consuelo de Saint Exupéry. He has also cut out and pasted a newsprint illustration of a girl holding a doll or a baby.

On the verso his notes on the visit continue in the format of very short, non sequitur impressions such as "hens under cars."

Creator: Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Handwritten sheet with collage element, 1942 Sept. 21. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11629