Youth Leaning on a Column

Greek
Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7790

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of youth standing, leaning on a column. White slip. Head is red, and appears to be too small for the body.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Munich: probably lot 218 in the Helbing (Margaritis) sale 1899.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution