Statuette of winged girl

Greek, South Italian


Dimensions

28.3 cm (11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.916

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Winged girl leans with left elbow on pillar. Chiton passed under both arms. Head droops strongly towards left shoulder; a lock of hair rests on each shoulder. Figure heavy. Missing: right hand and fingers of left; parts of the wings.

Provenance

By 1903: with E. P. Warren (according to his records: From Naples); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900