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Title

Female grave figure of the Angular or Dokathismata group

2500 BCE-2000 BCE


Artists

Unknown

Greece

Cyclades (2500 BC - 2000 BC)

Greece


Details


Other Titles

Standing female figure

Greek Cycladic female figure


Date

2500 BCE-2000 BCE


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

yellow marble with glints of mica perhaps filed with emery


Dimensions

90.3 cm height


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9.1971


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

2

Artist information

Cyclades (2500 BC - 2000 BC)

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


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, Sydney, 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. cat.no. 216

Juergen Thimme, Kunst der Kykladen.

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

Juergen Thimme, Archaeologischer Anzeiger, 1969.

Juergen Thimme, Antike Kunst, 1965.

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