Torso of a figurine of a youth

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7647

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of a youth lacking head, arms, left leg, right leg from knee. Praxitelean pose. Break behind left shoulder shows attachment of a wing.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution