K12.2B THE PROCESSION OF DIONYSUS
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre K240|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Paestan Red Figure|
|Painter||Name vase of the Painter of Louvre K240|
|Date||ca 370 - 360 B.C.|
Dionysus rides a panther and is crowned with and holds a wreath of ivy. He is accompanied by a castanet-playing Silen, a flute-playing Maenad and a Satyriscus (boy Satyr). Dionysus and Silenus both carry human heads or tragedy-masks hung on sticks.