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Olmecoid Sculpture of a Standing Child - PF.0539
Origin: Las Bocas, Mexico
Circa: 1150 BC to 550 BC
Dimensions: 13.25" (33.7cm) high
Collection: Pre-Columbian
Style: Olmecoid
Medium: Terracotta

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In Pre-Columbian art there is much tenderness and understanding where children are concerned. Caught between a baby's pudginess and the slimmer lines of youth, a child stands before us expressing something that is clearly important to him. As adults, we perhaps don't treat his question quite so seriously, but do we remember how vital these things seemed to us when we were young? - (PF.0539)

 

 

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