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#MetKids Fun Fact: A satyr is a mythological creature that is part man, part animal. |  Balthasar Permoser (German, 1651–1732). Marsyas, ca. 1680–85. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund and Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 2002 (2002.468)

Marsyas

Marsyas Balthasar Permoser (German, Kammer, near Otting, Chiemgau, Bavaria Dresden) I saw this at the Met!

Robert Fulton (1765–1815) Artist: Jean Antoine Houdon (French, Versailles 1741–1828 Paris) Date: 1803–04 Culture: French, Paris Medium: Painted plaster.

Robert Fulton Artist: Jean Antoine Houdon (French, Versailles Paris) Date: Culture: French, Paris Medium: Painted plaster.

Bust of Marsyas, ca 1680-1685, artist Balthasar Permoser (German, 1651-1732)

Marsyas

Title: Bust of Marsyas Artist: Balthasar Permoser, German, Date: ca. Medium: Marble, on a black marble socle inlaid with marble panels Dimensions: H. with socle 27 in. cm)Bust of Marsyas

Singaporean artist Keng Lye makes 3D animals with alternating layers of acrylic paint and resin.

Singaporean artist Keng Lye makes animals with alternating layer of acrylic paint and resin.or they are real animals that meet their untimely death in a pool of resin.

Late Cypriot votive figures from V. Karageorghis, "Ancient Art from Cyprus", The Cesnola Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC

Late Cypriot Ceramics from V. Karageorghis, "Ancient Art from Cyprus", The Cesnola Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC

Flora. Louis-Claude Vassé  (French, Paris 1716–1772 Paris).  Date:     1764.     Red terracotta, buff colored wash over grey paint. Dimensions:     H. 23 in. (58.4 cm)

Flora, Louis-Claude Vasse In Roman mythology, Flora was a goddess of flowers and the season of spring. While she was otherwise a relatively minor figure in Roman mythology, being one among several fertility goddesses, her association with the spri

Ancient Roman Hekateion; a triple-bodied depiction of Hekate with the goddess's torch attribute. (Metropolitan Museum)

Hekateion [Roman, century A.] a triple-bodied depiction of Hekate (as goddes of pathways and crossroads) holding torches. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Bronze Aphrodite Figurine  Hellenistic - 200BC-100BC  Bronze  She is stooping to remove sandal

mini-girlz: Bronze Aphrodite Figurine Hellenistic - Bronze She is stooping to remove sandal via > Susie Jackman / Pintere.

Attributed to Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815). Three Girls on a Riverbank, early 19th century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936 (36.100.46).

Three Girls on a Riverbank Attributed to Torii Kiyonaga Period: Edo period Date: early century Culture: Japan

Bust of Thomas Jefferson - Jean-Antoine Houdon. right next to my hadrian bust

Jean-Antoine Houdon, Bust of Thomas Jefferson 1789 Marble, height 78 cm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Villa dei Papiri - buste en marbre d'Alexandre - Musée archéologique de Naples

Category:Ancient Roman marble busts from the Villa of the Papyri (Herculaneum)

Art Nouveau - Royal Dux Earthenware Figure of a Water Nymph, early 20th century, the girl rising from a pool, her arms behind her head, waterlilies in her hair

Art Nouveau - Royal Dux Earthenware Figure of a Water Nymph, early century, the girl rising from a pool, her arms behind her head, waterlilies in her hair

Art nouveau alabaster bust of a young woman on a small waisted pedestal by Belgian sculptor Antonio Frilli (1873 - 1927). (likely Jeanne d’Arc)

“ Art nouveau gilded bronze and alabaster bust of a young woman on a small waisted pedestal by Belgian sculptor Antonio Frilli - (likely Jeanne d’Arc) ”

images.metmuseum.org CRDImages as original DP318675.jpg

images.metmuseum.org CRDImages as original DP318675.jpg

Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917). The Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer, model executed ca. 1880, cast 1922. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.370)

The Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer Edgar Degas (French, Paris Paris) Cast by A. HébrardDate:model executed ca. cast in 1922

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