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Woman holding a fan

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Woman standing, wearing hair in a sakkos; she carries a fan in left hand before breast. Red on hair; flesh-color on face; traces of blue on himation. The base largely restored; seems not to belong.

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

20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7831

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture