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Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Untitled (Hôtel de la Duchesse-Anne)</em> by Joseph Cornell

Artwork Resource Packet: Untitled (Hôtel de la Duchesse-Anne) by Joseph Cornell

A wonderful example of the many shadow boxes Joseph Cornell created in his lifetime, this box combines whimsical found objects including a wooden bird, a ball, bingo chips, stamps, and newspaper clippings. This teaching packet includes an essay, discussion questions, activity ideas, a glossary, and an image of the artwork.

20th century, American, animals, assemblage, sculpture
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ABCs of Art: Animals in Art, Art from Many Places, Modern Art, Stories in Art

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