Dancing satyr (Marsyas) (1906)


Dancing satyr (Marsyas) (1906)


Statue of the dancing satyr Marsyas. According to an ancient sage he challenged Apollo to a contest of music and lost his life.


Artist:

unknown/anonymous

Date:

1906 or earlier

Original Size:

c. 23,3×18,9 cm

Original title/description:

Dancing satyr. Marsyas (Tanzender Faun). Satyre dansant.

Lateran.

Source:

taken from: Meisterwerke antiker Plastik. 30 Reproduktionen nach antiken Bildwerken in Rom. Berlin, Globus [1906].


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