Marble statue of Dionysus
1st–2nd century A.D.
Overall: 13 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 5 in. (33.7 x 19.4 x 12.7 cm)
Bequest of Adrienne Minassian, 1994
Adaptation of a Greek statue of Apollo Lykeios of the mid-4th century B.C.
The figure stood in repose with his right arm resting on his head. Derived from a famous bronze statue of Apollo, the pose was often adapted for Dionysus, who is shown here with long locks.
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