Boy holding a comic mask
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra
13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215C)
Seated boy holds comic mask of Slave from New Comedy on his lap. Wears heavy, round wreath. Red-brown on hair; deep red on flesh; traces of red on mask and chiton; of pearl gray on seat.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: from Kardhitza certainly.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution