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Joseph Cornell diary entry, 1946 May 17

Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972


Item Information

Title: Joseph Cornell diary entry

Date: 1946 May 17

Physical Details: Diary : 1 p. : handwritten ; 31 x 23 cm

Description: Cornell records impressions of his dreams from the night of May 17, 1946, written in pencil on a page torn from a magazine. The page features an advertisement for a lamp collection sold by Carson Pirie Scott & Co.

On verso is another ad, for Kellogg stationery.

Creator: Cornell, Joseph, 1903-1972

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

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation Information: Joseph Cornell. Joseph Cornell diary entry, 1946 May 17. Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 16647