Farnese Hercules
Marble.
Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inscription on the base: ΓΛΙΚΟΝ ΑΤΑΙΝΑΙΟΣ ΕΠΙΕΣΕ (Athenian Glykon has made [statue]).
Naples, National Archaeological Museum

Farnese Hercules.

Marble.
Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inscription on the base: ΓΛΙΚΟΝ ΑΤΑΙΝΑΙΟΣ ΕΠΙΕΣΕ (Athenian Glykon has made [statue]).

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale)

Private collection, Farnese.
Credits:
Photo, text: O. F. Waldhauer. LISIPP. RSFSR. Gosudarstvennoe izdatel’stvo, Berlin, 1923, ill. 14.
Photo from Brunn. Denkm. griech.-röm. Sculpt.
Verlag F. Bruckmann A.-G., München.
Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ἡρακλῆς ηρακλής herakles heracles èracle eracle héraclès ρωμαϊκή romana roman römische romaine hercules ercole herkules hercule γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό romano romani römisch römisches römischen römischer romain romains romaines ρωμαϊκό αντίγραφο copy copia kopie copie ἄγαλμα άγαλμα statua statuae statue statues statui statuen statuons the farnese pitti type tipe resting at rest in riposo marble marmor marmo skin hide fell lion skin of pelle di leone club clava musculature muscolatura sculptor glykon athens scultore glicone atene sculptor lysippos sikyon lysipp aus lisippo sicione from collection collezione inv no 6001