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Inscription

on back of mount, lower right verso in black ink: Joseph Cornell; upper left verso in white pencil over black ink: Joseph Cornell

Provenance

Private collection; (sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 25 October 1974, no. 592); Robert and Jane Meyerhoff, Phoenix, Maryland;[1] gift 1992 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1996
The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection: 1945 to 1995, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1996, no. 12, color repro.
Bibliography
1980
Sundell, Nina. The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection 1958-1979. Baltimore, 1980: 13, color repro.
1996
The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection: 1945 to 1995. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1996: no. 12.