THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dog.
Marble.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
2. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Tripod base of a table with lion heads and paws (trapezophorum).
Marble. First half of 1st cent. BCE
Inv. No. 3921.
Pompeii, I.6.11.
3. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Tripod base of a table with lion heads and paws (trapezophorum). A close-up.
Marble. First half of 1st cent. BCE
Inv. No. 3921.
Pompeii, I.6.11.
4. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Tripod base of a table with lion heads and paws (trapezophorum). Detail.
Marble. First half of 1st cent. BCE
Inv. No. 3921.
Pompeii, I.6.11.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lion.
Marble. Inscription is modern.
Inv. No. MC50.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Lobby.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Panther with a goat’s head between the legs.
Marble. Roman work, roughly restored in the 18th cent.
Inv. No. 516.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Animals, 12.
7. SCULPTURE.
Lynx.
Scagliola. The work of the 18th century.
Inv. No. 447.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Animals, 64.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lynx.
White fine-grained marble. Extensive restoration.
Inv. No. 447.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Animals, 64.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Leopard.
Inv. No. 383.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Animals, 117.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Two dogs.
Marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 430.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Animals, 158.