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Marble female figure

Period:
Early Cycladic II
Date:
2700–2600 B.C.
Culture:
Cycladic
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.11.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
The figure is believed to have been found with the marble bowl (34.11.4) and the fragment of a terracotta offering vessel (34.11.5).
Alexander, Christine. 1935. "A Cycladic Statuette." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 30(1): pp. 10-2.

Alexander, Christine. 1939. Early Greek Art: A Picture Book. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Alexander, Christine. 1945. "Early Statuettes from Greece." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 3(10): p. 239.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 14, 165, pl. 5a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1978. Antichnoe iskusstvo iz muzeia Metropoliten, Soedinennye Shtaty Ameriki: Katalog vystavki. no. 3, Moscow: Sovetskii Khudozhnik.

Hendrix, Elizabeth. 1998. "Painted Ladies of the Early Bronze Age." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 55 (3): pp. 10-11, figs. 10-12.

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