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Youth leaning on a column

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Youth standing, leaning on a colum; he wears heavy, round wreath with leaves in front. There is a hole in the right hand in which some object was fastened. Traces of red on hair; blue on leaves; flesh-color on arms; brown on chiton; pink on legs; red on lacing of boots.

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

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7823

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture