Mask

about 1934
Sargent Claude Johnson (American, 1888–1967)


Object Place: San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 25.1 x 20 x 4.4 cm (9 7/8 x 7 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1812

Medium or Technique

Copper and enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Signed

"SARGENT / JOHNSON" scratched on back

Provenance

Mid-20th century, from the artist to Dr. Jack Gordon; by 1998, collection of Al Gordon; 1998, sold by Atelier Dore, Inc., San Francisco, to John Axelrod, Boston; 2011, sold by Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection—Frank B. Bemis Fund, Charles H. Bayley Fund, and The Heritage Fund for a Diverse Collection