Woman, standing

Greek
Hellenistic Period (?)
323–31 B.C.


Dimensions

24.6 cm (9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7876

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of a standing woman. Scarf wrapped about left forearm and hand. Blue on coif and scarf; red on hair; darker red on lips; brown on pupils and eyelids. Traces of white slip. Right hand and half of forearm are modern. Base modern. Several breaks, but in generally good condition.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution