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(Greece  – )

Cyclades (2500 BC - 2000 BC)

(Greece  – )

Female grave figure of the Angular or Dokathismata group
Other titles:
Standing female figure
Greek Cycladic female figure
2500 BCE-2000 BCE
Media category
Materials used
yellow marble with glints of mica perhaps filed with emery

90.3 cm height

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1971
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (10)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 2 (colour illus.).

Richard Beresford', Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'Transformation: Society's gifts of enriching art from Europe help collection turnaround', pg.45-7, Newtown, May 2003, 45 (colour illus.).

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 36 (illus.).

Alan Renfrew, The development and chronology of the early Cycladic figurines, (illus.).

Juergen Thimme, Exhibition Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe. 216

Juergen Thimme, Archaeologischer Anzeiger, 1969.

Juergen Thimme, Antike Kunst, 1965.

Juergen Thimme, Kunst der Kykladen.

Juergen Thimme, Jahrbuch der Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen in Baden-Württemberg, 1975.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 26 Sep 1970, (illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Three thousand years of classical art, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, Sep 1970–Sep 1970