THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Jupiter
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statuette of seated Jupiter.
Cast bronze.
1st century CE.
Inv. No. 54.750.
Baltimore (USA), Walters Art Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statuette of seated Jupiter.
Cast bronze.
1st century CE.
Inv. No. 54.750.
Baltimore (USA), Walters Art Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
5. ADORNMENTS. Rome.
Ring with a bust of Jupiter.
Gold.
Ca. 50 BCE — 20 CE.
Inv. No. Misc. 7051.
Berlin, State Museums, Old Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Jupiter with thunderbolt.
Bronze.
Roman Age.
Inv. No. 2291.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Jupiter with thunderbolt. Detail.
Bronze.
Roman Age.
Inv. No. 2291.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Jupiter with thunderbolt.
Bronze.
Roman Age.
Inv. No. 2291.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hadrian. Detail.
Marble.
Ca. 117—138 CE.
Inv. No. 50 T.
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hadrian.
Marble.
Ca. 117—138 CE.
Inv. No. 50 T.
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Emperor Claudius as Jupiter Capitolinus.
Marble.
49—50 CE. The head is modern work by sculptore Filippo Tagliolini (1745—1809).
Inv. No. 6056.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Emperor Claudius as Jupiter Capitolinus.
Marble.
49—50 CE. The head is modern work by sculptore Filippo Tagliolini (1745—1809).
Inv. No. 6056.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man.
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
16. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Zeus and Cupid.
Fresco from Herculaneum.
1—37 CE.
Inv. No. 9553.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXVIII.
17. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Zeus on the throne crowned by Nike.
62—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9551.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXXII.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with the contest between the Muses and the Sirens.
Marble. Roman. Third quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 10.104.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
19. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Young Heracles strangles the snakes.
Fresco.
45—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1).
20. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Hercules strangling the snakes before the eyes of Amphitryon and Alcmene. Fragment.
Fresco from the exedra of House of the Vettii in Pompeii.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1).