Standing Girl

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7805

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of a little girl in elder sister’s clothes. She lifts the himation with both arms to keep it from the ground. Hair deep red; red on lips; pinkish flesh-color on face; pink on edge of base; white slip in places on garments.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: Tanagraic); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution