Dionysos and satyr
Marble. Roman copy of 120—140 CE after a Greek model. Florence, Gallery of Uffizi Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Dionysos and satyr.

Marble. Roman copy of 120—140 CE after a Greek model.

Florence, Gallery of Uffizi

Origin:
The sculpture was found in Rome near Porta Maggiore in a vineyard of oΰ a roman erudite Pietro de Racidibus. It’s first description belonges to Ulisse Aldovrandi (ca. 1550), a naturalist and a collectioner, author of a catalogue of ancient sculpture in Rome.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: marble statue Dionysos Dionysus Bacchus Dioniso Bacco and satyr Bacco e satiro kantharos
History of Ancient Rome