Thalia Greek Muse of Comedy and Poetry Bust 15.25HPN# 6482
The source of creativity has been a mystery since earliest times. The ancients attributed the miracle of inspiration to a divine source, namely the nine muses (daughters of Zeus, the god of thunder and lightening, and Mnemosyne, the goddess of memory), who presided over song and the different types of poetry, as well as the arts and sciences.
This head of Thalia, the muse of comedy and pastoral poetry, is a reproduction of a 2nd-century Roman original that resembles Greek models of the late 4th to early 3rd century B.C. indicating Roman dependence on Greek originals. (PN 6482)
Produced in cooperation with the Vatican Museums. Made in cast marble (resin and marble powder), hand painted, light beige, and measures 15.25 in H x 8.25 in L x 9.5 in W. Weighs 8 to 10 lbs.
We Also Recommend
Greek Vase Two Warriors Red Figure AS IS ATTIC no returnsPN#B002-as-is
Only 1 left
Medusa Head Snake Goddess Greek Roman Pendant Historical Costume NecklacePN#10072
Caesar Roman Emperor Portrait Historical Costume Coin Gold Plate Necklace 20LPN#10024
Only 9 left
Owl Athena Minerva Roman Costume Drop Dangle Earrings Gold Finish .5LPN#10061
Only 7 left