THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Venus
1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Aphrodite (type “Aphrodite of Syracuse”).
Parian marble. Copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 3524.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Aphrodite (type “Aphrodite of Syracuse”).
Parian marble. Copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 3524.
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. 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.
Head of Aphrodite.
Marble. Copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 5th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. T-246.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
7. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Aphrodite.
Marble. Copy of the 2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 5th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. T-246.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aphrodite.
Marble. 1st—2nd centuries CE.
Inv. No. MC 241.
Cremona, “Ala Ponzone” City Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aphrodite.
Marble. 1st—2nd centuries CE.
Inv. No. MC 241.
Cremona, “Ala Ponzone” City Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aphrodite.
Marble. 1st—2nd centuries CE.
Inv. No. MC 241.
Cremona, “Ala Ponzone” City Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aphrodite (Capitoline type).
White marble. Last quarter of the 1st century BCE — beginning of the 1st century CE.
Cremona, San Lorenzo Archaeological Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aphrodite (Capitoline type).
White marble. Last quarter of the 1st century BCE — beginning of the 1st century CE.
Cremona, San Lorenzo Archaeological Museum.
13. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The Medici Venus.
Parian marble.
Greek copy of the late 2nd century — early 1st century BCE after a Greek original.
Inv. No. 224 (inv. 1914).
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, The Tribuna (Hall 18).
14. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The Medici Venus.
Parian marble.
Greek copy of the late 2nd century — early 1st century BCE after a Greek original.
Inv. No. 224 (inv. 1914).
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, The Tribuna (Hall 18).
15. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The Tribune.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery, Trinune.
16. 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.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Aphrodite and Adonis.
Parian marble. Late 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6734.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
18. 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.
19. 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.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of sarcophagus with a myth of Aphrodite and Adonis. Wounded Adonis (detail).
Parian marble. Late 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 6734.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.