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Dionysos

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Nude except for the vine-wreathed fillet in his hair and the ends of the fillet on his shoulders, he leans to the left. The feet, left arm, right arm from above the elbow and support at the left are missing. Corroded.

Provenance

E. P. Warren Collection; Theodor Graf Collection; From Lower Egypt

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Late Hellenistic Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 067; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 119 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.987

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture