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Girl standing

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Statuette of a standing girl. Face remarkable for preservation of color. Pupil of eyes brown; upper lids and brows, red; lips red. A strong flesh-color on face. Hair dark red-brown.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Hellenistic Period, about early 3rd century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra (?), Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

16.3 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7789

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture