ANCIENT ART
MYTHOLOGY IN THE ART | Greek mythology | Nereids
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1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble. 4th century BCE.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of griffins.
Marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of marine thiasos and a head of Poseidon.
Marble. 2ndó3rd cent. CE.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Magna Graecia.
So-called Nereids.
Limestone. Metope from the temple of Hera in Paestum.
Late 6th century BCE.
Paestum, National Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Magna Graecia.
So-called Nereids.
Sandstone. Metope from the temple of Hera at the mouth of the river Sele.
Mid-6th century BCE.
Paestum, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Magna Graecia.
So-called Nereids.
Sandstone. Metope from the temple of Hera at the mouth of the river Sele.
Mid-6th century BCE.
Paestum, National Archaeological Museum.
8. MOSAIC. Greece.
The first bath of Achilles.
Cyprus. The villa of Theseus.
5th century CE.
Paphos, Archaeological Park.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. C 16 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with bust of the deceased in an oval medallion and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 9 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
11. SCULPTURE. Southern Italy.
Sarcophagus with busts of the deceased married couple in a clipeus and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. Second half of 3rd cent. CE.
Dimensions: L. 200 cm, H. 38 cm, B. 57 cm.
Salerno, Cathedral.
12. MOSAIC. Rome.
Triumph of Neptune.
Mid-2nd century.
4.90 × 4.85 m.
Tunis, The National Museum of Bardo.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos (a detail).
Marble. 3rd century CE.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos (a detail).
Marble. 3rd century CE.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a bust of the deceased in a shell and a scene of marine thiasos.
Marble. 3rd century CE.
Verona, Museum-Lapidarium of Maffei.
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