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Standing Draped Woman

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Statuette of a draped standing girl or young woman. She is having her left foot to the side and she has her weight on her right. With her right hand she holds her himation from the inside close to her chest. Her left hand is holding the himation from the inside, close to her left hip. She is...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, late second to early first century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 078.

Dimensions

13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7725

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture