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Woman Leaning on a Column

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Woman leaning on column wearing a heavy round wreath. Red on hair; pink on flesh; red on lips; pink on himation; two yellow stripes about neck, on himation.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

34.6 cm (13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7902

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture