Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Marble pediment of the grave stele of Sostrate

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
length as reconstructed 69 15/16 in. (177.6 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.100.1
Not on view
Signature: Inscribed: Σωστατη Θιμοκλεους Πρασιως
Said to be from Attica

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 256-58, fig. 180, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 256-58, fig. 180, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 131, 133, fig. 159, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1941. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 131, 133, fig. 159, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 140, 281, pl. 121c, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 84, pp. 57-58, pl. 68e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Clairmont, Christoph W. 1995. Classical Attic Tombstones, supplementary volume. pp. 29, 125, fig. PE 37, Kilchberg Switzerland: Akanthus.

Bodel, John P. and Stephen Tracy. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist. p. 184, Rome: The American Academy in Rome.

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