Roman Terracotta Campana Relief of a Satyr
A Roman terracotta Campana relief plaque depicting a nude satyr with a cloak clasped around his neck and fluttering behind his back, he kneels on his right knee, bending forward to pick figs and drop them into a basket before of him.
Ca. 1st century AD.
cf.: for a similar relief depicting two satyrs symmetrically placed either side of a grape vine, J. S. Ostergaard, Catalogue: Imperial Rome, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, (Copenhagen, 1996), p. 286, no. 187.
Formerly in a Swiss private collection; subsequently in a North Carolina private collection.