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Mask for Cosmesi

Italian (Milan)
20th century
Designed by Alessandro Mendini (Italian, born in 1931), Manufactured by Studio Alchimia (Italian, established in 1976)

Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Metal, steel

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe



Head band with rectangles and forward-pointing extensions by ears. Wire at right angles follows contour of head and extends straight out at back to terminate in white ball. Long beak projection at front.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund, made possible by the generous assistance of John Axelrod