THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Lapiths
1. ARCHITECTURE. Greece.
South-western corner of the Parthenon with a metope. The fight between the Centaur and the Lapith.
Marble. 430s BCE.
Athens.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
A metope of the Parthenon. The fight between the Centaur and the Lapith.
Marble. 430s BCE.
London, British Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Lapith and centaur.
After metope of Parthenon.
London, British Museum.
4. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Pirithous and Hippodamia receives centaurs at his wedding.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Gavius Rufus VII, 2, 16).
Inv. No. 9044.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Lapith woman.
West pediment of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.
Marble. 60s of the 5th century BCE.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Lapith woman.
West pediment of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.
Marble. 60s of the 5th century BCE.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
7. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Punishment of Ixion.
Fresco from the picture gallery of House of the Vettii in Pompeii.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
8. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
9. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii. North and east walls.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
10. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii. East and south walls.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Centauromachia.
Relief on a sarcophagus.
Roman work of the 2nd century.
Inv. No. 290.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 53.