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Woman standing

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Draped figure of standing woman; himation enveloping both arms and coming just above the left knee is thrown over left shoulder. Left food slightly advanced, right hand on back of hip. Hair in a coil at back of head. A piece broken from drapery behind. Broken across the knees.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought in London); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.895

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture