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Woman holding a fan

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Standing woman, himation pulled over head as a hood. Left hand holds a fan. Traces of red on hair, of pink on neck. Part of the base is modern.

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,

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7821

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture