THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Ariadne
1. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Dionysus meets Ariadne on Naxos.
Fresco of the 4th style.
54—68 CE.
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Triclinium 3.
2. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall fresco of the triclinium.
The 4th style.
54—68 CE.
Castellammare di Stabia, Villa of Ariadne, Triclinium 3.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Central part of side 1 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Central part of side 2 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos shaped sarcophagus with Dionysias scenes (side 1).
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sleeping Ariadne on Naxos island. A close-up of side 1 of sarcophagus with Dionysiaс scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
7. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
A Satyr hugging a Maenad.
Fresco from Pompeii (V, 1, 26, House of Caecilius Jucundus, tablinum).
1—50 CE.
Inv. No. 110590.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
8. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Bacchus finding Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9271.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
9. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Bacchus finding Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9271.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
10. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Bacchus finding Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9271.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
11. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Dionysus and Ariadne.
Fresco of the early 4th style from Pompeii (House of the Gold Bracelet, VI 17, 42).
Inv. No. 41658.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
12. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Dionysus and Ariadne.
Fresco of the early 4th style from Pompeii (House of the Gold Bracelet, VI 17, 42).
Inv. No. 41658.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
13. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Medallion depicting Paris and Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Inv. No. 8988.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
14. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The abandoned Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9047.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
15. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The abandoned Ariadne (fragment).
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9047.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Ariadne abandoned by Theseus on the island of Naxos (close-up of sarcophagus with the myth of Theseus and Ariadne).
Marble.
130—150 CE.
Inv. No. 90.12 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Ariadne and Theseus at the entrance to the labyrinth (close-up of sarcophagus with the myth of Theseus and Ariadne).
Marble.
130—150 CE.
Inv. No. 90.12 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with garlands and the myth of Theseus and Ariadne.
Luni and Penthelic marble.
130—150 CE.
Inv. No. 90.12 a, b.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
19. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Borghese vase. Detail: Dionysus, Ariadne and dancing satyr.
Pentelic marble. Neo-attic work of the second half of the 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. MR 985 / Ma 86.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dionysiac scene (a close-up of a lid of sarcophagus with a myth of Dionysus and Ariadne).
Marble. Ca. 235 CE.
Inv. No. Ma 1346.
Paris, Louvre Museum.