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The Chinese Mask, 1903
Karl Witkowski

Oil on canvas mounted on masonite, Image H: 17.5 in, Image W: 21.75 in, Frame H: 28.625 in, Frame W: 32.75 in
Purchase 1984 Franklin Conklin Jr. Memorial Fund  84.271
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: recto: l.c. label
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. red pant "Copyright 1903 / K. Witkowski"; back of frame: l.c. graphite "Mr. Carpe---"

Labels/Stamps:
front of frame: l.c. label "The Chinese Mask / KARL WITKOWSKI"; back of frame: u.c. torn label "PIONE--- WAREHOUSES AND ELECTRIC / CARPET CLEANING WORKS / Telephone 1905 - Main / AREHOUSES" stamped on label 4427; u.c. label "FROM / W. K. O'BRIEN & BRO. MANUFACTURE-- / Pier, Wall & Mantle, (?) Mirrors, / PORTRAIT AND PICTURE FRAMERS, Etc., / 83 Third Ave. cor. of 12th St. N.Y. / Engravings and Oil Paintings. / OIL PAINTINGS RESTORED."

Provenance: sale, Christie's, New York (June 3, 1983, lot #116, illustr.); with Acquisitions, Bernardsville, NJ (June 1983 - 1984)
Keywords: Portrait, Children, Child, Mask, Painting