Lapith youth from west pediment, Temple of Zeus at Olympia


Dimensions

17.8 x 44.5 x 7.3 cm (7 x 17 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.413.10

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Model of a Lapith youth struggling with a centaur who is attacking a girl from the Western pediment of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia. Found in two pieces. (September 12, 2002)

Provenance

1883: purchased of the Koniglische Museen, Berlin, through Prof. W. R. Ware for the MFA; purchased by the MFA, February 1884, for $ 63.25 (this is the total price for MFA 84.412.1-84.413.13)

Credit Line

General Funds