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Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Hercules
81. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles struggling with the Nemean lion.
Marble.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
82. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Heracles and Omphale.
Sardonyx. Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 1.9 cm.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
83. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herm of Dionysos and Heracles. Detail: Heracles.
Marble.
1st century.
Inv. No. A. 50.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
84. MOSAIC. Rome.
Attributes of Heracles.
Marble, smalt.
Late 1st — early 2nd century.
Inv. No. E.3133.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
85. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statuette of Heracles mingens.
Bronze, dark green, solid cast.
1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Inv. No. Б. 307.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
86. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of Hercules.
Bronze. 2nd—3rd centuries.
Dark-brown patina.
Inv. No. В. 494.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
87. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles struggling with the Nemean lion.
Marble.
Torsos of Heracles and the lion are fragments of the relief depicting the labours of Heracles from a Roman sarcophagus of the 2nd—3rd centuries (?).
Additions and restoration are Italian work of the 17th century (?).
Inv. No. Гр. 5600 (A. 498).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
88. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles struggling with the Nemean lion.
Marble.
2nd—3rd centuries (?).
Inv. No. Гр. 5600 (A. 498).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
89. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles struggling with the Nemean lion.
Marble.
2nd—3rd centuries (?).
Inv. No. Гр. 5600 (A. 498).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
90. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles struggling with the Nemean lion.
Marble.
2nd—3rd centuries (?).
Inv. No. Гр. 5600 (A. 498).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
91. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Basalt.
Inv. No. Гр. 8988 (А. 780).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
92. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Basalt.
Inv. No. Гр. 8988 (А. 780).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
93. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
Hercules and Omphale.
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (1611—1662).
Oil on canvas. 100 × 133 cm.
Inv. No. ГЭ 1601.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
94. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Heracles and Omphale.
Onyx. 1st century BCE.
1.8 × 2.2 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 294.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
95. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Base of a column with dionysiac scenes (front side). Scene of the meeting of gods.
Marble. Severan age.
Salerno, Cathedral.
96. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief with a scene “Heracles fighting Antaeus”.
Marble.
Age of Hadrian.
Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Gladiators Museum.
97. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Figure of seating Heracles (?).
Marble.
1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 77237.
Urbino, National Gallery of the Marche, Lapidarium.
98. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Figure of seating Heracles (?).
Marble.
1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 77237.
Urbino, National Gallery of the Marche, Lapidarium.
99. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statues of athletes in a palestra.
Decorative plate. Terracotta.
Rome. 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. V 1859.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.