Sitting nymph from the group “Invitation to the dance”
Medium-grained white marble of Greek provenance (thasian).
Roman copy after a Greek marble or bronze model of the 1st century BCE.
Claudian period (41—54 CE).
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Sitting nymph from the group “Invitation to the dance”.

Medium-grained white marble of Greek provenance (thasian).
Roman copy after a Greek marble or bronze model of the 1st century BCE.
Claudian period (41—54 CE).

Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields
(Museo Archeologico dei Campi Flegrei)

Origin:
Cumae.
Description:
See also a statue of a satyr from this group.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture scultura skulptur sculpture ρώμη rome roma rom rome ρωμαϊκό αντίγραφο roman copy copia romana römische kopie copie romaine μυθολογία mythology mitologia mythologie mythologie ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie mythologie grecque sculptural group gruppo scultoreo skulpturengruppe groupe sculptural marble statue sitting nymph from the group invitation to the dance aufforderung zum tanz
History of Ancient Rome