11433. Tanagra Terracotta Votive Draped Female
Greek Hellenistic, Boeotia, Ca. 4th Century BC.
A beautiful and graceful example, she strands wearing a himation over her chiton, holding the folds together at her right hip, her long straight hair parted in the middle flows down her back. Good remains of original white slip remaining. Size: 7 inches H. (17.6cm.) Ex NY Collector M.S.; A Dutch private Collection before that. Compare similar examples and read about the types in Higgins, Reynold, Tanagra and the Figurines; Princeton University Press 1987.