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Woman, standing

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Woman standing, himation pulled over the head as a hood. Figure badly broken and put together with large restorations on the left side and down and back. Parts of the veil are gone.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens. [with 01.7811]; 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

24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7850

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture