Pauline Carrington Bouvé. "The Two Foremost Women Sculptors in America: Anna Vaughn Hyatt and Malvina Hoffman." Art and Archaeology 26 (September 1928), p. 80, ill. p. 81 (unknown edition), calls it "Mask 'Anna Pavlowa'".
J[ohn]. G[oldsmith]. P[hillips]. "Notes: A Portrait in Wax." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 31 (January 1936), p. 15.
Malvina Hoffman. Heads and Tales. New York, 1936, ill. p. 66.
Albert TenEyck Gardner. American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1965, p. 159, ill.
Daniel Robbins in 200 Years of American Sculpture. Exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, 1976, pp. 137, 341, no. 100, fig. 186.
Joshua C. Taylor. "Malvina Hoffman." American Art & Antiques 2 (July/August 1979), p. 100.
Joan M. Marter in American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Thayer Tolles. Vol. 2, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885. New York and New Haven, 2001, pp. 740–41, no. 370, ill. (color).