User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Woman, standing

Start collecting

Standing woman wearing voluminous himation, pulled over head as veil. Traces of red and blue on himation, and of pink on chiton.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7828

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture