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Standing draped Woman

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Statuette of a draped woman standing. She is looking to the right, having her weight on her right leg and her left placed in front. Her right hand is placed on her hip and her left arm probably helf a fan at her left side. She is dressed in a chiton and an himation, which leaves her right...

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Provenance

By 1886: found on the estate of M. Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary (Myrina); 1887: purchased for MFA by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 150 B.C.

Findspot

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 095.

Dimensions

36 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.389

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture