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Everett P. Lesley, Jr. Alter Ego. Masks: Their Art and Use, exh. cat. (Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, 1951), 11 and 14, no. 27 (ill.).
Alan R. Sawyer, The Nathan Cummings Collection of Ancient Peruvian Art [Formerly Wassermann-San Blas Collection]—Handbook, exh. cat. (Chicago: Nathan Cummings and Art Institute of Chicago, 1954), 35 (ill.).
Junius B. Bird, “Art and Life in Old Peru: An Exhibition,” Curator: The Museum Journal vol. 2 (1962), pg. 207, fig. 56 (ill.).
Allen Wardwell, Primitive Art in the Collections of the Art Institute of Chicago (Art Institute of Chicago, 1965), p. fig. 1 (ill.).
Art Institute of Chicago, Peruvian Pottery and Weaving of an Ancient Date, Nathan Cummings Collection, formerly the Wassermann- San Blas Collection, Jun. 28, 1954–Jan. 3, 1955, cat. Alan R. Sawyer, Nathan Cummings Collection of Ancient Peruvian Art (formerly Wasserman-San Blas)—a Handbook (Chicago, 1954).
New York, Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, Alter Ego. Masks: Their Art and Use, cat. no. 27.
New York, The American Museum of Natural History, Art and Life in Old Peru: An Exhibition, from Sept. 1961, no cat.; exhibition overview published in journal Curator: The Museum Journal (1962), fig. 56 (ill.).
B. J. Wassermann (Bruno John), Buenos Aires, by 1938 [possibly acquired by descent from unnamed grandmother, Argentina, according to personal statement in Ceramics del Antiguo Peru de la Collection Wassermann-San Blas, 1938]; sold to Nathan Cummings (1896–1985), Chicago, 1954; given to the Art Institute, 1957.
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