ANCIENT ART
SCULPTURE | GREECE | Funeral sculpture
Sarcophagus
Tombstones
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1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Loutrophoros gravestone of Timokleides, son of Lysis.
Marble. 2nd quarter of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 3280-3281.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Loutrophoros gravestone of Timokleides, son of Lysis.
Marble. 2nd quarter of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 3280-3281.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marble lekythos from a funerary monument (close-up).
Marble. End of 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. .. 8178.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
4. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marble lekythos from a funerary monument (close-up).
Marble. End of 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. .. 8178.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marble lekythos from a funerary monument.
Marble. End of 5th century BCE.
Inv. No. .. 8178.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funerary naiskos (close-up).
Pentelic marble. 350-325 BCE.
Inv. No. 738.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funerary naiskos.
Pentelic marble. 350-325 BCE.
Inv. No. 738.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funerary statue of Kroisos. Detail.
Marble. Late 6th century BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funerary statue of Kroisos.
Marble. Late 6th century BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Marathon warrior.
Funerary stele of Aristion by Aristocles.
Marble. Late 6th century BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Stele of Aristion.
Marble. Late 6th century BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funeral stele of a girl, the so-called stele of Giustiniani.
Parian marble. Ca. 460 B.C.
Height 142 cm.
Berlin, State Museums.
13. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funeral stele of a girl. Detail.
Marble. Mid-5th century BCE.
Berlin, State Museums.
14. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funeral stele of a man.
Parian marble. Ca. 450 B.C.
Height 149 cm.
Berlin, State Museums.
15. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Grave relief representing the worship of the dead heroes. Detail.
Blue-gray marble. Ca. 550530 B.C.
Height 87 cm.
Berlin, State Museums, Collection of Classical Antiquities.
16. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Grave relief representing the worship of the dead heroes.
Blue-gray marble. Ca. 550530 B.C.
Height 87 cm.
Berlin, State Museums, Collection of Classical Antiquities.
17. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Front panel of Attic sarcophagus with a scene of Amazonomachy. Detail.
Proconnesus or Hymettius marble.
2nd3rd centuries A.D.
Inv. MR 10710.
Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum.
18. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Front panel of Attic sarcophagus with a scene of Amazonomachy.
Proconnesus or Hymettius marble.
2nd3rd centuries A.D.
Inv. MR 10710.
Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum.
19. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Funeral banquet.
Funerary stele.
Marble. About 470-460 B.C.
Inv. No. 1947 (Cat. Mendel 578).
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Grave stele with family portraits and with a Greek inscription from Thessalonica.
Marble. 2nd3rd cent. C.E.
Inv. No. 194 T.
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
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