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Americana Fantastica

View: Americana Fantastica, January 4, 1943, (2006.53.1) To commemorate American Independence Day, we present several images and a GIF of this spectacular, sublime, surreal issue of View magazine, Americana Fantastica, with art by Joseph Cornell, Helen Levitt George Platt Lynes, … Continue reading

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Joseph Cornell and the Dance

Dance Index, vol. 1, no. 1, (cover, “Hommage a Isadora Duncan,” designed by Joseph Cornell), January 1942 Dance Index, vol. 1, no. 3, (cover, frames of a hand colored 35mm film made in Paris in 1905 of Loie Fuller’s Fire … Continue reading

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Clowns, Elephants, and Ballerinas…

Dance Index, June 1946, Vol. 5, No. 6 (cover arranged from the painting Le Cirque by Seurat, issue designed by, and most of the visual material from the collection of, Joseph Cornell) “Comment. The cover of the first number of … Continue reading

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