26 October 2000
A Belgian stone herm satyr
By Julien Dillens, Circa 1880
Wearing vines in his hair, inscribed to the side Jul. Dillens to the side, on a shaped tapering column, on a stepped spreading socle
76 in. (193 cm.) high
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Born in Antwerp in 1849, Julien Dillens (d. 1904) first exhibited at the Brussels Salon in 1877. Most of his work can be seen on the great Belgian public monuments.
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