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Woman Standing

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Statuette of woman standing. From the same mold as 01.7797, but the head is smaller, and does not look down so much. Hair gathered in a knot, low on the head behind. Base missing. Head is of different clay and does not belong, but is ancient. Pink on hair; traces of white slip. J. Herrmann...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7800

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture