Female Figure with Bold, Geometric Face and Body Paint

Terracotta and pigmented slip | 44.8 x 20cm | 200/100 B.C.

Teotihuacan

A rare work of art such as this female figurine, from a time and place far different from ours, may sometimes strike the eye in a way that brings to mind an almost familiar yet elusive sense of recognition as if an essential memory were already there...
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