Personification of water
Object Place: Europe, France
33.02 x 13.33 x 8.89 cm (13 x 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Terre vernissée. Standing nude female figure wearing narrow blue band ending in bows across waist and shoulder, holds green-stemmed water lily upright in slightly green right hand. Brown striated hair from high forehead falling to shoulders and waist at back. Body is hollow for cylindrical support. 17th century?
By 1961, Charles Ratton, Paris; 1961, sold by Charles Ratton to the MFA for $300. (Accession Date: September 20, 1961)
William E. Nickerson Fund, No. 2