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Statuette of Eve

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Muscular twisted body (truncated right hand and feet) has long hair extending down spine and over left shoulder. Left hand holds twig. Metal down in left leg.

Provenance

1958, Mme. Bela Hein, Paris, France; 1958 sold by Hein to the MFA for $300.00. (Accession Date: September 18, 1958)

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

about 1540

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

58.717

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture