New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1980. First printing. Paperback. Octavo, pp. 296, illustrated with 32 color plates, and 294 b/w illustrations, bibliography. Essays by Dawn Ades, Carter Ratcliff, P. Adams Sitney and Linda Roscoe Hartigan. Published on the occasion of Cornell's exhibition, November 17, 1980-January 20, 1981. Here is a comprehensive survey of Cornell's life and work paying attention to his 'boxes' and relationship to Surrealism and Romanticism. Also, his imaginative forays into filmmaking and the writing of scenarios. As New. Item #1211
Great book on very important American artist, who has become a cult figure of late.