This small, marble sculpture of a child, possibly the Infant Bacchus or the child Dionysos holding a pedum (shepherd's crook) and mask, dates from the early Roman Empire.
Sculpture of the child Dionysos by Unknown Artist, 50 BC100 AD
© Fitzwilliam Museum
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- H W Law through The Art Fund
It is a work of some interest, apparently original and possibly by a Greek sculptor working for the Roman market.
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