Dionysos and a Satyr (unfinished group)
Pentelic marble. Early 3rd cent. BCE. Athens, National Archaeological MuseumInv. No. 245.Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Dionysos and a Satyr (unfinished group).

Pentelic marble. Early 3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 245.

Athens, National Archaeological Museum
(Αθήνα, Εθνικό Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο)

Origin:
Outside the precinct of Olympeion, Athens.
Description:
Dionysos, nude, with long tresses of hair hanging down to his breast, has a similar stance to that of the Apollon Lykeios. He has his left arm around the nude Satyr. The group was not completed and the figures are worked mainly at the front and sides.
Literature:
G. Richter, RM, 1962-3, 54, pl. 22, 1.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur greek greca greco greche griechische griechisches grecque grecquesё ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque διώνυσος dionysus dioniso dionysos σάτυρος σάτυροι satyros satyroi satur saturus satyr satyrs satiro satiri satyrn satyre satyres pentelic marble unfinished group dionysos bacchus dionysus satyr inv no 245
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