‘Mask’, ca. 1890-1910, Donald Ellis Gallery

Feathers replaced, otherwise no restoration or repair.

Collected by Adams Hollis Twitchell

“The masks acquired by A.H. Twitchell are among the most elaborate andcomplex ever collected” (Fienup-Riordan,
Ann. The Living Tradition of Yup'ik Masks. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1996, pg. 249) See attached essay.

Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation, New York, No. 9/3390 (1919)

Acquired by Julius Carlebach, New York, NY, in 1944 (See NMAI card attached)

Robert Lebel Collection, Paris, France, by descent to his son, Jean-Jacques Lebel

Calmels Cohen, Paris, December 4, 2006, lot 12