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Woman standing, holding a fan in left hand. Red brown on hair; pinkish color on flesh; black on eyes. The himation is pink with a blue border. Light pink and blue on chiton; red and yellow on shoes; blue on fan. (seems from Greece proper, but not Tanagraic)

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, Hellenistic Period,

Dimensions

27.1 cm (10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7874

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture