THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

1. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
Reception of Heracles into the Assembly of Olympic gods in the presence of Hera, Athena, and Zeus as rainbow.
Fourth style. 5079 CE.
Herculaneum, Hall of the Augustals (VI, 24).
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer. Concordia.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus in the form of a portico with arches.
Marble. Rome. Ca. 270280 CE.
Inv. No. 14 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus in the form of a portico with arches (a close-up of the front panel).
Marble. Rome. Ca. 270280 CE.
Inv. No. 14 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
5. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
Punishment of Ixion.
Fresco from the picture gallery of House of the Vettii in Pompeii.
6079 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar relief with representation of members of gens Julia-Claudia (right part).
Marble.
4243 CE.
Inv. No. 6.
Ravenna, National Museum, First cloister.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Marriage sarcophagus (known as sarcophagus of cardinal Guglielmo Fieschi.
Front panel with wedding scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210-220 CE.
Rome, Basilica di San Lorenzo fuori le Mura.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Terracotta antefix, representing the head of Juno Lanuvian.
Early 5th century BCE.
Rome, National Etruscan Museum of Villa Julia.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Terracotta antefix, representing Juno Lanuvian.
4th century BCE.
Rome, Roman National Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The Capitoline triad.
Marble. 2nd sentury CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hera.
Marble.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a married couple with Dioscuri.
Front panel.
Marble. 240260 CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) the front panel.
Marble. Antonine age, ca. 180 CE.
Inv. No. 1089.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, West Portico, 18.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scenes of marriage and sacrifice on table-stands (trapezophora).
Sarcophagus: marble, ca. 180 CE. Stands is modern.
Sarcophagus: Inv. No. 1089. Stands: without inv. nos.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, West Portico, 18, 19, 20.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Hera Barberini.
Marble. Roman copy after a Greek model of the late 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. 249.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 10.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Juno Sospita.
Marble. 2nd century.
Inv. No. 241.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 19.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Juno Sospita.
Marble. 2nd century.
Inv. No. 241.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 19.
18. GLYPTICS.
Hera.
Sardonyx. 1st century.
2.9 × 2.2 cm.
Inv. No 308.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
19. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Juno.
Three-layered sardonyx. Rome. 1st century.
2.9 × 2.2 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.