Ancient Art

Figurine, said to be Tanagra

1875

Terracotta, with traces of polychrome

21.6 x 12.7 x 9.5 cm (8 1/2 x 5 x 3 3/4 in.)
Gift of Phyllis Page McCortile in memory of her father, Edward Day Page, Ph.D. 1875
1965.32
Culture: 
Greek, Hellenistic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Noble Simplicity and Silent Greatness: Neoclassical Art 1700–1900, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1991), 6, no. 4.

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