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Woman leaning on a column

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Woman leaning on a column wearing a kerchief. Hair dark red; orange to yellow on chiton; white and pink on himation. Black on column and plinth. Pinkish tint on face, elsewhere flesh is white. Much incrusted. Twice broken across body; other breaks.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought from Furtwaengler, Munich.); 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

15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7925

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture