Object/Tower of Babel and Children of Israel

  • Joseph Cornell, Object/Tower of Babel and Children of Israel, 1938, mixed media: wood, paperboard, beads, map, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation, 1985.64.48

Title
Object/Tower of Babel and Children of Israel
Artist
Date
1938
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
1 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (3.6 x 8.7 x 6.3 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation

Mediums Description
mixed media: wood, paperboard, beads, map
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – written matter – map
  • Modern art movement – collage
  • Modern art movement – assemblage – box
  • Religion – Old Testament – Tower of Babel
Object Number
1985.64.48
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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