JosephCornell

  1903? b. December 24th. New York
     American Painter and sculptor and Film maker
     Heavily influenced by Pierre Roy
  1932 Photographed -> in New York by Lee Miller.
     Contributed to View.
     Dec; first solo show in Julien Levy's New York Gallery. 
     Shows influence of Man Ray with his Bell Jars series.

  1933 At least 5 small photomontages of facial details cut from Lee Miller's photographs.

  1936 Film Rose Hobart -> shown at Julien Levy's gallery.
     Salvador Dali knocked over the projector in protest.
     Hommage to Leonor Fini The Lost Needle collage.

  1938 Jan; exhibits in Exposition Internationale du Surrealisme at the 
     Galerie Beaux-Arts, Paris; organizers Andre Breton, Marcel Duchamp.

  1940 Celestial Fantasy with Tamara Toumanova ~>.
Larger ~>.
  1946 Met Dorothea Tanning.

  1972? d. December 20th. New York. 

    Cornell spent most of his life at home with his mother and looking after his 
    disabled brother.

    See wiki -> and IMDB -> and Program Notes ->.
    See also Metafilter -> and again ->.
    Boxes ->. 
    See Joseph Cornell and appropriated images of astronomy ->- a Surrealist gateway for desire.

    See Timeline