My Cart

Close
Harbor View is now Avery & Dash Collections

John J. Gredler Works of Art

Grand Tour Pompeian Bronze of Silenus

$5,800.00

Call For Location | 203-325-8070


JJG-53235
12.5"d x 12.5"w x 34.5"h

Superior quality Italian Grand Tour bronze of the god Silenus after the Roman original excavated at Pompei in 1864. This example shows the god holding aloft with a coiled snake a remarkable oil lamp now in the British Museum that was excavated at the Baths of Emperor Julian. The lamp depicting bearded satyrs, lions and dolphins as well as a seated gnome-like figure as a lid in the center. With a rich verdigris surface. In Greek mythology, Silenus was a companion and tutor to the wine god Dionysus.

John J. Gredler Works of Art

Grand Tour Pompeian Bronze of Silenus

$5,800.00

Call For Location | 203-325-8070


JJG-53235

Superior quality Italian Grand Tour bronze of the god Silenus after the Roman original excavated at Pompei in 1864. This example shows the god holding aloft with a coiled snake a remarkable oil lamp now in the British Museum that was excavated at the Baths of Emperor Julian. The lamp depicting bearded satyrs, lions and dolphins as well as a seated gnome-like figure as a lid in the center. With a rich verdigris surface. In Greek mythology, Silenus was a companion and tutor to the wine god Dionysus.

Join our Mailing List

Sign up to receive updates on what's happening at Avery & Dash

My Cart

Subtotal: $0.00

Your cart is currently empty.