Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Bacchus
Myths Bacchus and Icarius
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypes ReliefsLondon, British Museum (Bacchus and Icarius)
Further details
Roman copy of a Greek original. Bacchus visiting the house of Icarius, whom, later was transformed into the constellation Bo├Âtes.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century BC
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. 1805,0703.123)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. N. Pryce, A. H. Smith, Catalogue of Greek Sculpture in the British Museum, London 1892, no. 2190
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RELATIONS
Census database
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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