THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Post-ancient Graphics
1. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
Excavation of “Tomb of the Typhon” in Tarquinii.
Engraving of the 18th century.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Extispicium Relief. Left panel of the relief “Sacrifice in front of the Temple of Juppiter Capitolinus”.
Drawing by Pierre Jacques (1576).
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Flying Victory. Fragment of the relief “Sacrifice in front of the Temple of Juppiter Capitolinus”.
Drawing by Pierre Jacques (1576).
4. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Mausoleum of Augustus.
Engraving by Giuseppe Vasi, 1754.
5. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Mausoleum of Augustus.
Engraving by Marco Sadeler, 1660.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Mausoleum of Augustus.
Engraving from “Views of ruins of the Ancient Rome” by Alo Giovagnoli, 1619.
7. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Mausoleum of Augustus. Idealized reconstruction.
Engraving by Petri Schenk, 1705.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Pediment of the Temple of Jupiter Optimus Maximus Capitolinus. Lost part of the relief “Sacrifice in Front of the Temple of Juppiter Capitolinus”.
Drawing by Pierre Jacques (1576).
9. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
The apparition of a snake during Aeneas’ sacrifice at the tomb of Anchises.
Engraving by Jean Baptiste Raphael Urbain Massard (1775—1843), 1798.
10. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
View of ruins of two triclinia of the Golden House of Nero.
Engraving by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720—1778).
11. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
View of the Cow Field.
Engraving by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720—1778).
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Cippus of freedmen Scantius Olimpus and Scantia Agela.
Sketch by G.-A. Dosio, ca. 1560.
Inv. No. N. A. 1159, fol. 8r.
Florence, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale.
13. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
Laocoon.
Marco Dente da Ravenna (1493—1527).
Engraving on copper plate. 1515—1527.
Inv. No. 17.50.16-99.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lost fragment of the relief (in centre) showing declaration of sacred vows before the Temple of Jupiter Capitolinus.
Drawing of the 16th century (Codex Vaticanus Latinus 3439, f. 86).
Paris, Louvre Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief showing declaration of sacred vows before the Temple of Jupiter Capitolinus.
Drawing of the 16th century (Codex Vaticanus Latinus 3439, f. 83).
Paris, Louvre Museum.
16. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Circus Maximus.
Reproduction according to project by George Relender (1845—1892).
Rome.
17. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
View of the Flavian Amphitheatre nicknamed as Coliseum.
Engraving by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720—1778) from “Roman Antiquities”, 1756.
Rome, Flavian Amphitheatre (Coliseum).
18. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Ruins of the Mausoleum of Augustus.
Engraving by Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720—1778).
1756.
Rome, Mausoleum of Augustus.
19. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Altar of Augustan Peace (reconstruction).
After Josef Durm (1837—1919), 1904.
Rome, Museum of the Altar of Augustan Peace (Ara Pacis Augustae).
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hermes Ludovisi (Mercury the Oratore).
Engraving by Claude Randon (1674—1704), 1704.
Medium-grained (Pentelic) marble. Roman copy late 1st — early 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original of the 5th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 8624.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps.