THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Hercules
21. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hercules at rest (the Farnese-Pitti type).
Marble.
Roman work of the late 2nd — early 3rd cent. CE after a bronze original by Lysippos of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
22. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Farnese Hercules.
Marble.
Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
23. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hercules at rest (the Farnese-Pitti type).
Marble.
Roman work of the late 2nd — early 3rd cent. CE after a bronze original by Lysippos of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
24. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Heracles starting the rites of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
Neo-Attic relief.
Luna varble.
Late 1st cent. BCE — early 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6679.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
25. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Relief depicting a theatre scene.
Neo-Attic relief.
Luna marble. Mid-1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6687.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
26. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The abduction of Hilas by the nymphs.
Fresco from Herculaneum.
1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 8864.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
27. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Head of Hercules.
Cameo. Sardonyx-onyx. 27 BCE — 14 CE.
Inv. No. 25851.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
28. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Hercules and Nessus.
Fresco from Pompeii (VI. 9. 5).
30—45 CE.
Inv. No. 9001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXX.
29. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Hercules and Nessus.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Fatal Love, IX, 5, 18, g).
20—25 CE.
Inv. No. 111474.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXX.
30. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Heracles and Omphale.
Fresco from Pompeii (VII. 16. 10).
Third style. 25—35 CE.
Inv. No. 9000.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXXI.
31. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of a youth.
Marble. Roman copy of the 1st or 2nd cent. CE of a head of a Greek statue of the 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 15.143.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
32. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of a youth.
Marble. Roman copy of the 1st or 2nd cent. CE of a head of a Greek statue of the 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 15.143.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
33. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 1st cent. CE after a Greek original of the second half of the 4th cent. BCE attributed to Lysippos.
Inv. No. 27.122.18.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
34. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 1st cent. CE after a Greek original of the second half of the 4th cent. BCE attributed to Lysippos.
Inv. No. 27.122.18.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
35. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 1st cent. CE after a Greek original of the second half of the 4th cent. BCE attributed to Lysippos.
Inv. No. 27.122.18.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
36. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Slab with reliefs of Mars and Hercules
3rd century CE.
Northumberland (England), Alnwick Castle.
37. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Heracles, Athena, and Atlas.
Metope of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.
Marble. 460s BCE.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
38. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Heracles.
Detail of metope of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia (Heracles, Athena, and Atlas).
Marble. 60s of the 5th century BCE.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
39. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Votive relief to Heracles dedicated by the haruspex C. Fulvius Salvis.
Limestone. 70—65 BCE.
Inv. No. 157.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
40. SCULPTURE. Magna Graecia.
Hercules fighting with the Cretan bull. A so-called “Small metope” of the temple X in Selinuntum.
Compact limestone of Menfi.
560—550 BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum “Antonio Salinas”.