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 ~>.
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