Overall: 15 1/2 x 22 x 10 1/2 in. (39.4 x 55.9 x 26.7 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1919
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 159
The elevated shoulder and turned position suggest that the figure was sitting or partly reclining within the pediment of a temple. Bone, musculature, and flesh are articulated with particular sensitivity and skill.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. "Greek and Roman Accessions." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 16 (1): p. 10, fig. 2.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 78, 219, pl. 59a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 32, p. 27, pls. 30d-e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
Lazzarini, Lorenzo and Dr. Clemente Marconi. 2014. "A New Analysis of Major Greek Sculptures in the Metropolitan Museum: Petrological and Stylistic." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 49: pp. 127, 129, fig. 32.