Joseph Cornell

Birds: Joseph Cornell

“He was secretive. Talking is one way of concealing what you think.”

Robert Motherwell

cornell.parrot-juan-gris-sm

A Parrot for Juan Gris
Winter 1953-54
Construction
17 3/4 x 12 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.
Collection Paul Simon

4 comments
  1. MadNihilist said:

    Cool! Which box is that?

  2. I shot the pic in MoMA and if I recall correctly it is called “Orion” or something similarly stellar

  3. Ringo in overlay is also from a MoMA pic

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