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A GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE FIGURE
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A GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE FIGURE

HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD CENTURY B.C.

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A GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE FIGURE
Hellenistic Period, Circa 3rd Century B.C.
Tightly wrapped in her chiton and himation, which is pulled over her head, standing with her weight on her left leg, her right leg bent with her knee angled forward and her foot emerging from beneath the long drapery, both of her arms bent and enveloped within the folds of her garment, her head angled downward, with wavy center-parted hair pulled back in a bun which is visible beneath the himation, traces of pigment preserved throughout, including pink and blue along the himation
13¼ in. (33.7 cm) high
Provenance
Galerie Nina Borowski, Paris, 1988
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