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|Caption:||Roman mosaic pavement featuring Orpheus, 3rd-4th century AD. Opheus is shown in the countryside near a tree and rocks, wearing a Phrygian cap and playing a lyre. Around him are wild animals tamed by his music: bull, lion, boar, deer, panther, fox, gazelle and birds. Found in 1934 in Trinquetaille near the current Avenue de Camargue. Inv. FAN 92 00 406. Musee de l'Arles Antique, Arles, France.|
|Keywords:||arles museum musee ancient antique france art artifact provence roman pagan mosaic pavement classical orpheus music lyre animals nature lion bull panther fox boar birds|
|Digital Size:||3789 x 2508 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||15.8 x 10.5 inches @ 240 dpi|
12.6 x 8.4 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||June 29, 2008|
|Uploaded:||November 16, 2009|