Fragmentary torso of male figurine

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

19.6 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7644

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of the front of a torso. Broken off in a diagonal line from the left shoulder half way down the right side. Traces of gilding.
Doryphoros torso: cf. P. E. Arias, Policleto, M IX, basalt torso in the Uffizi.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution