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Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Poseidon
21. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
22. GLYPTICS. Greece.
Athena and Poseidon.
Cameo.
Sardonyx-onyx.
1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 25837.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
23. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of griffins.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
CIL XIV 5050.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
24. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of marine thiasos and a head of Poseidon.
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
25. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Fragment of the slab VI (Poseidon, Apollo and Artemis at the meeting of gods).
Bas-relief from the east frieze of Parthenon.
Marble.
440 BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum “Antonio Salinas”.
26. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Trojan slab (Tabula Iliaca).
Calcite.
1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 316.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
27. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Trojan slab (Tabula Iliaca).
Calcite.
1st century BCE.
Inv. No. 316.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
28. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
29. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (the front panel).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
30. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Votive relief.
Marble.
180—190 CE.
Rome, Torlonia Museum.
31. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief with a port scene.
Greek marble.
180—190 CE.
Inv. No. 340.
Rome, Torlonia Museum.
32. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief with a port scene.
Greek marble.
180—190 CE.
Inv. No. 340.
Rome, Torlonia Museum.
33. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Poseidon.
Marble.
Inv. No. 1270.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, VI. 15.
34. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Poseidon.
Marble.
Roman copy after the Greek bronze original by Lysippos of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 10315.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
35. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Poseidon.
Marble.
Inv. No. 580.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Gallery of statues, 42.
36. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Poseidon.
Fine-grained Parian marble. 2nd century.
Height 20.2 cm.
Inv. No. A. 523.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
37. CERAMICS. Greece.
Poseidon and Amymone.
Red-figure crater.
By the Achilles Painter.
Ca. 460 BCE.
Height 25,7 cm.; diameter of rim 26 cm.
Inv. No. Б. 191.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
38. SCULPTURE. Southern Italy.
Statuette of Poseidon.
Bronze. 470 BCE.
Height 15 cm.
Inv. No. Б. 286.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
39. CERAMICS. Greece.
Heracles and nemean lion; Heracles and Triton.
Black-figure hydria. Attic.
Manner of Antimenes Painter.
Clay. Carving, white paint. 520—500 BCE.
Inscription on the body: ΗΡΑΚΛΕΣ
Inv. Nos. Б. 1516 / ГР-4443.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
40. MOSAIC. Rome.
Triumph of Neptune.
Mid-2nd century.
Tunis, National Museum of Bardo.