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Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Hercules
61. SCULPTURE.
Front of columnar sarcophagus showing the Labours of Heracles and scenes of hunt.
Asiatic marble. 160 CE.
Inv. No. 79.
Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese, Room II.
62. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Frieze of a sarcophagus lid showing Amazons at the Trojan War.
Italian marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 80.
Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese, Room II.
63. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Rear of columnar sarcophagus showing the Labours of Heracles and scenes of hunt. Frieze of a sarcophagus lid showing the presentation of Apollo and Artemis to Zeus. Acroteria.
Rear wall: asiatic marble. 160 CE.
Lid: Italian marble. Ca. 150 CE.
Inv. Nos. 95 (wall) / 96 (lid).
Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese, Room II.
64. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Rear of columnar sarcophagus showing the Labours of Heracles and scenes of hunt.
Marble.
Upper register: modern work imitating the composition of the front panel (17th cent.).
Lower register: 160 CE.
Inv. No. 95.
Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese, Room II.
65. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Frieze of a sarcophagus lid showing the presentation of Apollo and Artemis to Zeus.
Lid: Italian marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 96.
Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese, Room II.
66. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Eros, Heracles, and Iolaus. Leg of the Ficoroni Cist.
Bronze.
Mid-3rd century BCE.
Rome, National Etruscan Museum of Villa Julia.
67. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief “The Labours of Hercules” (front panel of a sarcophagus).
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Rome, National Gallery of Ancient Art of Corsini Palace.
68. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Combat of Hercules with the Lernaean Hydra (a close-up of sarcophagus relief “The Labours of Hercules”).
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Rome, National Gallery of Ancient Art of Corsini Palace.
69. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hercules wins the battle with the king Diomedes (a close-up of sarcophagus relief “The Labours of Hercules”).
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Rome, National Gallery of Ancient Art of Corsini Palace.
70. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statuette of Heracles.
Greek marble. 117—138 CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
71. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Front panel of a colonnaded sarcophagus depicting the labours of Heracles in intercolumnar spaces.
Marble.
180—190 CE.
Inv. No. 154592.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian, Aula X.
72. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Judgement of Paris (a fragmentary relief).
Marble.
Hadrianean era.
Inv. No. 8563.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps.
73. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief “The Labours of Hercules” (front panel of a sarcophagus).
Marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 8642.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps.
74. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief “The Labours of Hercules” (line drawing).
Marble. 240—260 CE.
Inv. No. 8642.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps.
75. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Colossal statue of Hercules.
Gilded bronze.
Late 2nd century.
Inv. No. 252.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 8.
76. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Colossal statue of Hercules.
Gilded bronze.
Late 2nd century.
Inv. No. 252.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 8.
77. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Colossal statue of Hercules.
Gilded bronze.
Late 2nd century.
Inv. No. 252.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 8.
78. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Colossal statue of Hercules.
Gilded bronze.
Late 2nd century.
Inv. No. 252.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 8.
79. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Heracles and Cerberus.
Sardonyx.
Roman. 1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Workshop of Dioskourides.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
80. SCULPTURE.
Hercules Farnese (after the Antique).
Italian sculptor of the 18th century.
Marble.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.