Bearded Figure Playing Double Flutes
Greek, South Italian
5th century B.C.
17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215C)
Front of bearded figure. Preserved to the waist. He is nude and has a broad fillet tied around his forehead, the ends falling on his shoulders. He is playing the double flute.
By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Mesma.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, January 2, 1913, for $18,948.70 (this figure is the total price for MFA 13.186-13.245)
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912