Centaur and Bacchante
Giovanni Pichler (1734—1791).
Italy. Last quarter of the 18th century.
Cameo. Sardonyx, gold.
2.2 × 2.8 cm.
Below at the left the signature: ΠΙΧΛΕΡ.
Inv. No. К-1813.Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum

Centaur and Bacchante.

Giovanni Pichler (1734—1791).
Italy. Last quarter of the 18th century.
Cameo. Sardonyx, gold.
2.2 × 2.8 cm.
Below at the left the signature: ΠΙΧΛΕΡ.
Inv. No. К-1813.

Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum
(Санкт-Петербург, Государственный Эрмитаж)

Origin:
Receipt: 1794, from the Boyd collection, London.
Credits:
© Photo, text: Antichnoe nasledie v iskusstve Zapadnoi Evropy. Katalog vystavki. s. 92 cat. No. 77.
© 2004 — Gosudarstvennyi Ermitazh, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — AO “Slaviya”, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — OOO “Kompaniya “Bazovyi element”, Moskva.
Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque kένταυρος kentauros centaurus centauri centaur centaurs centauro kentaur zentaur centaure centaures μαινάδα μαινάδες mainades maenas maenades maenad maenads menade menadi mänade mänaden ménade ménades ρωμαϊκή romana roman römische romaine βασσαρίδες ποτνιάδες βάκχος βάκχη bacchae bassarids bacchantes baccanti bakchantin bakchant gemma modern glyptics gem gems glittica gliptica gemme glyptik glyptique giovanni pichler sardonyx sardonica sardoine tirso thyrse thyrsus θύρσος thyrsos rearing signature firma cameo cammeo kamee camée and bacchante inv no к-1813