A Bacchanalian Revel before a Term

Oil on canvas | 98 x 142.8cm | 1632-3

Nicolas Poussin

In this wild party, men and women dance around a term - a carved bust of a bearded and horned man. This is traditionally identified as Pan, god of woods and fields, flocks and herds, although the statue could also be Priapus, god of gardens and ferti...
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