Woman Holding a Fan

Greek
Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

17.7 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7785

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of a standing woman. Fan in left hand. Red-brown on the hair, traces of pink on face; darker pink on the lips, blue on the himation. White slip well preserved. The base does not belong.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution