THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Silenuses
61. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The Piranesi vase (close-up).
Marble.
Ancient parts — 1st cent. BCE — 1st cent. CE. Composition by G. B. Piranesi — second half of the 18th cent.
Inv. Nos. ГР-3023 / А. 121.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
62. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The Piranesi vase.
Marble.
Ancient parts — 1st cent. BCE — 1st cent. CE. Composition by G. B. Piranesi — second half of the 18th cent.
Inv. Nos. ГР-3023 / А. 121.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
63. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Drunken Silenus.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original of the 4th—3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. Nos. ГР-3063 / А. 159.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
64. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Drunken Silenus.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original of the 4th—3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. Nos. ГР-3063 / А. 159.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
65. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Drunken Silenus.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original of the 4th—3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. Nos. ГР-3063 / А. 159.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
66. GLYPTICS. Rome.
The childhood of Dionysos.
Sardonyx. 2nd—3rd centuries.
2 × 2.4 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 153.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
67. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Drunk Silenus riding a donkey.
Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.5 × 1.9 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 278.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
68. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dionysiac lenos-sarcophagus with the vintage scenes.
White marble. Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.
L 2.05 m; H 0.61 m.
Salerno, Cathedral.
69. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dionysiac lenos-sarcophagus with the vintage scenes (the front panel).
White marble. Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.
Salerno, Cathedral.
70. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Mask of Silenus.
Marble.
Roman work. Mid-1st century.
Inv. No. I 211.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.
71. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Grimani relief: lioness with cubs: sanctuary of Dionysus.
Marble.
Roman. First half of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. I 605.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.
72. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Grimani relief: lioness with cubs: pinax with Silenus mask, Pan flute and basket with covered phallus.
Marble.
Roman. First half of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. I 605.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.