THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Eros
1. CERAMICS.
Guests on the symposium.
From a painting on a vase.
2. CERAMICS. Greece.
Gymnastic exercises of ephebes.
Red-figure vase.
Clay.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Eroses with incenses, oinochoes and vessels in their hands.
Relief from the temple of Aphrodite and Eros.
Marble. Late 2nd century BCE.
Athens, New Acropolis Museum.
7. CERAMICS. Rome.
Clay slab of the Campana type with representation of Silenus, Eros and Maenad.
Terracotta.
Augustan age (27 BCE — 14 CE).
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the triumph of Dionysus and shapes of lions.
White (Asian?) marble. Second quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the triumph of Dionysus and shapes of lions (the right short side).
White (Asian?) marble. Second quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos-sarcophagus with representation of the triumph of Dionysus and shapes of lions (еру right short side).
White (Asian?) marble. Second quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Baia, Archaeological Museum of the Phlegraean Fields.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus.
Marble. 240—250 СЕ. Local production (Campania workshop).
Capua, Duomo, crypt.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus (front panel).
Marble. 240—250 СЕ. Local production (Campania workshop).
Capua, Duomo, crypt.
13. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Candelabrum decorated with birds, and male and female figures.
Fresco of the 4th style.
The Neronian age (54—68 CE).
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Room 12.
14. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Candelabrum decorated with birds, and male and female figures.
Fresco of the 4th style.
The Neronian age (54—68 CE).
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Room 12.
15. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Dionysus meets Ariadne on Naxos.
Fresco of the 4th style.
54—68 CE.
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Triclinium 3.
16. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall fresco of the triclinium.
The 4th style.
54—68 CE.
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Triclinium 3.
17. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Eros.
Fresco in room 30 (diaeta) adjoining the large portico.
Mid-1st century CE.
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa San Marco, room 30.
18. GLYPTICS. Rome.
The Medici Cameo. Emperor sacrificing to Hope.
Sardonyx, gilded metal.
1st—2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 14443.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum, Corridor of Maria Maddalena dei Medici.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophage with the myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus (front panel).
Roman work.
Marble.
3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 98 (1914).
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, Ricetto lorense.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the rape of Persephone (the front side).
Fine-grained marble (possibly Italic).
160—180 CE.
Inv. No. 86.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.