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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.1135
Title
Female Figure, Chalandriani Type
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
statuette, sculpture
Date
c. 2300-2200 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Cyclades
Period
Cycladic period, Early
Culture
Cycladic
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Marble
Technique
Carved
Dimensions
17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Professor Nelson Goodman, Weston, MA, (by 1969-1995), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums.

Note: Professor Goodman was a philosophy professor at Harvard from 1968-1977.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Nelson Goodman
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.1135
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Patricia Getz-Preziosi, Early Cycladic Art in North American Collections, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (Richmond, VA, 1987), p.227, no. 69

Exhibition History

Art and Culture of the Cycladic Islands in the Third Millenium B.C., Badisches Landesmuseum Karlsruhe, Schloss, 06/18/1976 - 10/10/1976

Early Cycladic Art in North American Collections, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 11/09/1987 - 01/10/1988; Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, 02/13/1988 - 05/15/1988; M.H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, 06/25/1988 - 09/25/1988

Gods in Color: Painted Sculpture of Classical Antiquity, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/22/2007 - 01/20/2008

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