So-called “La Dame d’Auxerre”.
Calcar. 7th century BCE. Crete (?).
H. 75 cm.
Inv. No. Ma 3098 (MND 847).
Paris, Louvre Museum
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Was found in 1907 by Maxime Collignon in a storage vault in the Museum of Auxerre. Provenance unknown.
Keywords: early archaic daedalic sculpture archaic smile calcar La Dame d’Auxerre Lady of Auxerre Kore of Auxerre Inv No Ma 3098 MND 847