THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Maenads
41. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dancing Maenad (close-up).
Marble relief.
Roman copy of the Augustan period after a Greek original of 425—400 BCE attributed to Kallimachos.
27 BCE — 14 CE.
Inv. No. 35.11.3.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
42. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos shaped sarcophagus with Dionysus on a panther, also known as “Badminton sarcophagus”.
White marble. 260—270 CE.
Inv. No. 55.11.5.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
43. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos shaped sarcophagus with Dionysus on a panther, also known as “Badminton sarcophagus”. Detail of relief: Dionysus and maenad.
White marble. 260—270 CE.
Inv. No. 55.11.5.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
44. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Dionysos and maenad in cart drawn by Papposilenos.
Red-figured bell-krater. Paestum.
Ca. 360—350 BCE.
Attributed to Python.
Inv. No. 1989.11.4.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
45. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos-sarcophagus with Dionysus on a panther (the front relief).
Marble. Ca. 230—260 CE.
Inv. No. 1140.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
46. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of dionysiac procession.
Marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. SBAO 1140.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
47. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with Dionysus, Ariadne and Centauri-clipeophori (close-up).
Marble. Ca. 230 CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
48. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
49. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
50. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
51. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase. Detail: satyr and drunken silenus.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
52. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase. Detail: satyr playing aulos.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
53. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Borghese vase. Detail: satyr and maenads.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
54. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sosibios vase.
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work ca. 50 BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 987 / Ma 442.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
55. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sosibios vase (close-up).
Pentelic marble.
Neo-attic work ca. 50 BCE.
Inv. Nos. MR 987 / Ma 442.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
56. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne.
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
57. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne (front panel).
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
58. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dionysiac scene (a close-up of a lid of sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne).
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
59. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A blank workpiece for a portrait of the deceased among dionysiac companions (a close-up of a lid of sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne).
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
60. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Decorative relief, the so-called Campana plaque with relief representation of dionysiac scene.
Terracotta.
1st cent. BCE — 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. Cp 3894.
Paris, Louvre Museum.