Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Standing Female Figure

300 B.C.–A.D. 250

Ceramic with pigment

8 3/4 in. (22.23 cm)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974
2018.12.32
Culture: 
Mexico, Chupicuaro
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

ex-collection: Sotheby's New York, 11/27-28/1984, lot 104
Jack Tanzer, New York, acquired prior to 1984, active in the 1960s through early 1980s
Acquired from The Lands Beyond, New York, in the 1990s.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.