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Standing draped woman with hood

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Statuette of a draped woman standing. She is looking left; she is raising her left hand under her himation and with her right she is lifting her drapery from her foot. She is draped with a chiton and an himation and the himation is drawn over her head. She has her hair arranged in two rows of...

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Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, late 1st century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 093.

Dimensions

29.9 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7730

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture