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Woman Standing on a High Square Base

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Woman standing on high square base set on thin plinth. Hair in a much heavier mass on the left side of the head than on the right. The hair is restored in part. Striding with left leg forward; arms clasped at front.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth (?), Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7868

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture