Peace by Antoine-Louis Barye
Public Art: Peace sculpture
Sculptor: © Antoine-Louis Barye
Description: A bronze sculpture of Hercules and a
young flute playing satyr sitting on a cretan bull.
Date Unveiled: 1854
Heracles was the greatest of the Greek heroes. In Italy he was known as Hercules a god the Roman
Emperors often identified with. His major attributes were strength and courage.
Hercules and a young flute playing satyr sit on a cretan bull.