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Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Marsyas
1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
“Athena and Marsyas”. Reconstruction.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The Blade-Sharpener (l’Arrotino) from a group “Apollo flaying Marsias”.
White marble.
Roman copy of 1st cent. BCE after a Hellenistic work.
Inv. No. 230.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, The Tribuna (Hall 18).
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The Blade-Sharpener (l’Arrotino) from a group “Apollo flaying Marsias”.
White marble.
Roman copy of 1st cent. BCE after a Hellenistic work.
Inv. No. 220.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, The Tribuna (Hall 18).
4. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Apollo, Marsyas and Olympus.
Intaglio.
Carnelian.
1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Attributed by the engraver Dioskourides.
Inv. No. 26051.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Athena and Marsyas.
Metope from the Temple of Zeus, Olympia. 5th century BCE.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
6. MOSAIC. Greece.
Apollo and Marsyas.
The house of Aion.
Middle of the 4th century CE.
Cyprus.
Paphos, Archaeological Park.
7. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Punishment of Marsyas.
Marble. Roman work of the 1st—2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MR 267 / Ma 542.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Punishment of Marsyas (close-up).
Marble. Roman work of the 1st—2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MR 267 / Ma 542.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Punishment of Marsyas (close-up).
Marble. Roman work of the 1st—2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MR 267 / Ma 542.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marsyas.
Marble.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marsyas. Detail.
Marble.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marsyas. Detail.
Marble.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
13. GLYPTICS.
Apollo and Marsyas.
Italy. Late 16th century.
Cameo. Agate—onyx, gold.
Inv. No. К 475.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.