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Statuette of the "Dancing Faun"

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Statuette of the "Dancing Faun" (Satyr from the "Invitation to the Dance"); a version of the famous Hellenistic group. Modern Forgery

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul Manheim Collection; gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA, December 11, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim

Modern (Post–Neo–Classic)

Dimensions

29 cm (11 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: H.: 0.29m.

Accession Number

68.773

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture