THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Amor
1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Group of Aphrodite, Pan and Eros.
Parian marble.
Ca. 100 BCE.
Inv. No. 3335.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus.
Marble. 240—250 СЕ. Local production (Campania workshop).
Capua, Duomo, crypt.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of myth of Phaedra and Hippolytus (front panel).
Marble. 240—250 СЕ. Local production (Campania workshop).
Capua, Duomo, crypt.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The cupids decorating a tripod.
Fresco of the 4th style.
Herculaneum, Archaeological Park of Herculaneum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Aphrodite and Adonis. Aphrodite comes to wounded Adonis (detail).
Parian marble. Late 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6734.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Aphrodite and Adonis. Death of Adonis (detail).
Parian marble. Late 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6734.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Selene and Endymion.
Parian marble. Mid-2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6758.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Selene and Endymion (detail).
Parian marble. Mid-2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6758.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Selene and Endymion (detail).
Parian marble. Mid-2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6758.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
20. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Sarcophagus with Eroses and garlands.
White marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE. Asia Minor.
Inv. No. 204.
Milan, Poldi Pezzoli Museum.