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Boy seated on a rock

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Boy seated on rock in same attitude as 01.7853. Wears petasos, but there is no button on it as on that of 01.7853. Red-brown on hair; wine-red on flesh and rock. Badly incrusted. One corner of the base gone.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7854

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture