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"Silene portant Dionysos (Bacchus) " (see details), 150 Roman Scultpure (discovered in Rome) (known as Faune a lenfant) Louvre Museum, Paris, France

Silene or Silenus was ordered by Zeus to save his son Bacchus from the ire of Hera. The work probably is a copy from a work by Lysippe from the 4c. BC.