Ganymede feeding the eagle
Marble. Roman copy of late 1st cent. BCE after a Greek original.
58 × 44 cm.
Inv. No. A. 195.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Ganymede feeding the eagle.

Marble. Roman copy of late 1st cent. BCE after a Greek original.
58 × 44 cm.
Inv. No. A. 195.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired in Venice in 1851 by S. A. Gedeonov.
Literature:
Круглов А. В. Ганимед с орлом. Искусство двухфигурной композиции. Каталог выставки. Изд-во Государственного Эрмитажа, Санкт-Петербург, 2008
Credits:
(сс) 2012. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom rome ρωμαϊκό αντίγραφο roman copy copia romana römische kopie copie romaine μυθολογία mythology mitologia mythologie mythologie ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie mythologie grecque ζεύς δίας zeus marble relief ganymede ganymed ganimede ganymedes eagle inv no a 195
History of Ancient Rome