Centuars and Bacchantes
The Centaurs and Bacchantes comes from mural paintings found in ancient Pompeii, Rome. It is imaginary wild monsters with the fore part of a man and the hinder of a horse.
KeywordsRome, horse, man, natural design, natural form, centaurs, bacchantes, mural paintings, ancient pompeii, wild monsters
GalleriesDecorative Animal Forms
Meyer, Franz Sales Handbook of Ornament (New York, NY: The Bruno Hessling Company, 1904)