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Draped Woman standing on a cylindrical base

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Statuette of a draped woman standing. She is having her right leg placed a little to the front; with her right arm she is lifting her drapery from her right leg and she raises her left arm. She is draped in a chiton and an himation. the chiton is fastened with buttons on her shoulders and the...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, second half of the 1st century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 091.

Dimensions

31.7 cm (12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7712

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture