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Woman Holding a Fan

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Statuette of a standing woman. Holds a fan in left hand. Traces of blue on himation, red on fan, red-brown on hair.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

01.7824

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture