Marble female figure

Period:
Early Cycladic I
Date:
3200–2700 B.C.
Culture:
Cycladic
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1945
Accession Number:
45.11.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Of particular interest is the treatment of the head, which strongly depends upon Neolithic antecedents.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 165, pl. 5c, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Thimme, Jürgen. 1976. Kunst und Kultur der Kykladeninseln im 3. Jahrtausend v. Chr.: Ausstellung unter d. Patronat des International Council of Museums ICOM im Karlsruher Schloss vom 25. Juni-10. Oktober 1976. no. 21, pp. 423–24, Karlsruhe: Müller.