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Woman, standing

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Statuette of a standing woman. Scarf wrapped about left forearm and hand. Blue on coif and scarf; red on hair; darker red on lips; brown on pupils and eyelids. Traces of white slip. Right hand and half of forearm are modern. Base modern. Several breaks, but in generally good condition.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Hellenistic Period (?), 323–31 B.C.

Dimensions

24.6 cm (9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7876

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture