Seated man with a grotesque face

Greek, South Italian


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Calabria, Tarentum

Dimensions

10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.2365

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of seated man. Grotesque face, bearded. Arms close to sides. Close-fitting garment. Colored white. Broken above knees.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: from Taranto); Anonymous gift to MFA, May 10, 1906

Credit Line

Anonymous gift