Caricature of a overweight nude woman
about 300 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica ?, Athens ?
13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Greece: Greek Theater Gallery (Gallery 215C)
A caricature of an overweight nude woman with crude face and smile. Her arms are crossed and head is twisted as if in a dance–a parody of a courtesan Possible from Tanagra.
By 1903: with E. P. Warren (according to his records: Bought in Athens); purchased by MFA, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900