A Greek Terracotta Head of  a Woman, Classical Period, ca. 4th century BCE
A Greek Terracotta Head of  a Woman, Classical Period, ca. 4th century BCE
A Greek Terracotta Head of  a Woman, Classical Period, ca. 4th century BCE

A Greek Terracotta Head of a Woman, Classical Period, ca. 4th century BCE

CGA.26.549

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Her head tilted gently, with a long sloping neck and a serene expression.

Published:   Raphael Collin (1911) Collection of Antique Grecian, Egyptian and Etruscan Statuettes, Vases, Tanagras, etc,  #46, p. 5.; Original Clark Catalog., #46, p. 237, part 2.

Corcoran Gallery of Art (1928) An Illustrated Handbook of the W. A. Clark Collection, p. 104, #2549;   Corcoran Gallery of Art (1932) An Illustrated Handbook of the W. A. Clark Collection,  p. 108,  #2549.

Dimensions:  5 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 7/8 in. (14.61 x 11.43 x 4.76 cm)

Condition:  Fragmentary, the surface with traces of pigment, a sticker has damaged the forehead. 

Provenance:  Raphaël Collin (1850 –1916), France, private collection,  Sen. William A. Clark (1839 - 1925), Montana, private collection acquired 1911, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, (1926 - 2014), American University Museum (2014 - 2021). 

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