Full-length statue of an Athenian lady.
Statue of an Athenian lady by Unknown Artist, mid 5th century BC
© Ashmolean Museum
- Marble (pentelic)
- 183 x 46 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- Acquired in:
- Deepdene Sale
The marble is Pentelic, the arms are restored and the head, though replaced, belongs to the statue. The figure wears a Dorian peplos over a fine chiton with sleeves. It appears to be the school of Pheidias.