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Object Number: MS5483
Current Location: Classical World Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Rome (Italy)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Dionysos
Lion
Height: 137cm
Length: 113cm
Width: 52cm

Description

Statue of Dionysos and Lion, used for fountain, garden copy. White marble. Life-size nude figure of a man seated on a rock over which a panther's skin is spread, his right arm resting on the head of a lion.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Classical World: Rome ( Jun 1958 - 1975)View Objects in Exhibition
Worlds Intertwined: Classical World Introduction (14 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition
Roman Sculpture Gallery (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 241, no. 117View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 88, no. 129View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Richter, Gisela. 1954. "Catalogue of Greek sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art".View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, E. E. 1913. A Seated Dionysos. The Museum Journal. 4 (4): 164-167.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Romano, Irene B. 2000. "What in the World?: What Is This Statue Doing Up In the Air?". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 42 (2): 48. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg. 48 and back coverView Objects cited in this Publication

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