Eros holding a mirror
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra
14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Eros in himation and heavy, round wreath, holding an open mirror against his body in front. Red on the hair; creamy flesh-color; red on lips; greenish blue on himation; traces of yellow on the mirror and black on right wing. Missing: right wing and both legs from knees.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens from a Theban dealer.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution