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Woman seated on a rock, a herm of Priapos beside her

Woman seated on a rock holding three apples in right hand and fan in left. Behind her left knee a herm of Priapos. Blue on mantle of Priapos; creamy flesh-color on flesh of woman; pink on himation. The right wrist and hand, end of fan, and parts of base are modern.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Accession Number

01.7832

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture