Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7212

Statuette of a pupil

Boeotian, 3rd century BC

Terracotta with traces of white, blue and pink pigments. Figure of a boy seated on a rock, with himation draped over his lower arms and his back, his right hand holding a writing tablet, curly hair with plain tubular wreath. Figure intact, plate recomposed from fragments, partly missing.

Published. Catalogue Galerie Archeologie – Borowski, Paris, November 1976, no. 45

 

cf. The British Museum number: 1881,0824.104

 

Provenance: French private collection D., Paris, acquired 1976 on the French art market.

 

 

H 13,5 cm

Price € 3.500