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Seated woman

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Woman, on seat with back, and with arms extended and palms facing up. Hair done in a long tuft behind a knot over the forehead. Missing: lower half of left forearm, and right thumb.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Late Classical Period, 5th or early 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7897

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture