THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Jupiter
21. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar relief with representation of members of gens Julia-Claudia (right part).
Marble.
42—43 CE.
Inv. No. 6.
Ravenna, National Museum, First cloister.
22. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
23. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (the front panel).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
24. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Relief dedicated to the gods of fatherland by pretorians of Gallia Belgica.
Marble. 246 CE.
Inv. No. NCE 477.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Senatorio.
25. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The Capitoline triad.
Marble. 2nd sentury CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
26. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Seated statue of Jupiter (so-called Jupiter Verospi).
Marble.
Dating: 80—100 CE (Spinola) / 3rd cent. CE (others scholars).
Only the upper part of the body is ancient, up to the legs; the arms, some parts of the face and of the hair and the rest of the body were integrated in the 18th century.
Inv. No. 671.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Gallery of the Busts, 77.
27. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Seated statue of Jupiter (so-called Jupiter Verospi).
Marble.
Dating: 80—100 CE (Spinola) / 3rd cent. CE (others scholars).
Only the upper part of the body is ancient, up to the legs; the arms, some parts of the face and of the hair and the rest of the body were integrated in the 18th century.
Inv. No. 671.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Gallery of the Busts, 77.
28. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Jupiter from Otricoli.
Marble.
Roman copy after a Greek original from the 4th century BCE.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 3.
29. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Colossal head of Jupiter from Otricoli.
Marble.
Roman copy after a Greek original from the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 257.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 3.
30. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Claudius as Jupiter.
Marble.
Forties—fifties of the 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 243.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 16.
31. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Claudius as Jupiter.
White fine-grained marble.
Ca. 50 CE.
Inv. No. 243.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 16.
32. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Claudius as Jupiter.
White fine-grained marble.
Ca. 50 CE.
Inv. No. 243.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 16.
33. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Emperor Claudius wearing the wreath of oak leaves.
White fine-grained marble.
41—54 CE.
Inv. No. 243.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 16.
34. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Emperor Claudius wearing the wreath of oak leaves.
White fine-grained marble.
41—54 CE.
Inv. No. 243.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 16.
35. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statuette of Zeus.
Bronze, smooth patina, dark brown, solid cast. Imperial period.
Inv. No. Б. 290 (St. 611).
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
36. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar.
Marble.
1st century CE.
Inv. No. A 305.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
37. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Jupiter.
Marble. Late 1st century CE.
Drapery, scepter, eagle and Victory are made of painted plaster in the 19th cent.
Inv. No. A 362.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
38. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus, or a sarcophagus of the spouses).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
39. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
40. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) — front relief.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.