The Death of the Niobeís Children.

Relief of a front panel of a sarcophagus.
Marble. Roman work of the 1st century BCE (?) after a Greek original of the 430s BCE by Phidias.
Inv. No. √ū. 4223 / A.434

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Acquired in 1862 from the collection of Marquis Gianpietro Campana, Rome.
Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble sarcophagus sarkophag sarcofago front panel relief myth of Niobe and Niobids Death of Niobeís Children destruction of Niobids Artemis Apollo children kids Phidias Campana collection Inv No √ū 4223 A 434
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME