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Mid-relief with head of Dionysus

Roman, 2nd century AD
Dark marble.
H 44 cm B 52 cm T 26 cm

Some slight surface damage, nose and mouth chipped. (Showing the head of the young Dionysus in mid-relief.) The god Dionysus wears a wreath of vine leaves and blossoms on his long curly hair. The fragment most probably originates from a theatre.


Galerie Günter Puhze catalogue Kunst der Antike 20, Freiburg im Breisgau 2006, no. 9


German private collection Dr. K., acquired 1979 from Galerie Gunter Puhze.

Accompanied by an Art Loss Register certificate.

€ 8.000