Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 133; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 120 (additional published references).
Overall: 4.9 × 2.8 × 2.1 cm (1 15/16 × 1 1/8 × 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
He is kneeling and ithyphallic, right hand shading the eyes and the left on his ankle. Recalls terracotta grotesques from Smyrna.
Greenish black patina, with metallic and earthy encrustation.
1898, purchased in Smyrna by Edward Perry Warren (b. 1860 - d. 1928), London; 1908, gift of Edward Perry Warren to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 1, 1910)
Gift of Edward Perry Warren