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Standing Girl

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

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, 3rd century B.C.

Accession Number

01.7805

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture