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Mask

Saul Baizerman

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Hammered copper
DATES ca. 1940s
DIMENSIONS 14 x 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. (35.6 x 21.6 x 15.9 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 1992.52.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of Irene Worth in honor of Joan Hay Baizerman
RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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CAPTION Saul Baizerman (American, 1889-1957). Mask, ca. 1940s. Hammered copper, 14 x 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. (35.6 x 21.6 x 15.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Irene Worth in honor of Joan Hay Baizerman, 1992.52.1. © artist or artist's estate
IMAGE front, 1992.52.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Sheet of copper molded into mask of front of female head; truncated at neck; faintly molded and simplified features; overall pitted texture. Condition: Good; linear break in hair at the top of head
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (72%)
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