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SILENUS

"Silene " (details from "Silene and infant Dionysus / Bacchus ") (see related A | B | C | D | E | F | G), Roman copy found in the Cyclades, Greece (known as Praxiteles ) Louvre Museum, Paris, France

This probably relates to the work by Praxiteles of IV c. B.C. - It depicts an old satyr, or silene, or demon, who was a companion of Dionysus.

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