Standing woman

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7822

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Girl standing wearing broad fillet bound around the head. Hands rest in front, right clasping left wrist. Red on hair; fillet white; eyelashes red; brown on left eye; red and purple on chiton and edge of himation. White himation. Pinkish flesh color. Broken and put together. Part of the base modern.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens (Rhousopoulos); from Tanagra); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution