THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

1. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Moira, battling with Typhon.
Northern frieze of the altar of Zeus in Pergamon.
Marble. Ca. 180—159 BCE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
2. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
The cupids decorating a tripod.
Fresco of the 4th style.
Herculaneum, Insula V, 17—18.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Gigantomachy (the battle between the gods and the giants.)
A part of frieze from the agora gate of the nymphaeum in Aphrodisias.
Marble. Rome, 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1613 a (Cat. Mendel 511).
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The struggle of Athena and the Gigantes.
A part of frieze from the agora gate of the nymphaeum in Aphrodisias.
Marble. Rome, 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1613 a (Cat. Mendel 512).
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
5. GLYPTICS. Greece.
Zeus on his quadriga striking the Giants with lightning.
Cameo. Niccolite. 3rd—2nd century BCE.
Signature: ΑΘΗΝΙΩΝ (Athenion).
Inv. No. 25848.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Etruria.
Snake-legged giant.
1st century BCE.
Tarquinia, Tomb of the Typhon.
7. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Etruria.
Wall-painting of the Typhon tomb in Tarquinia.
2nd century BCE.
Tarquinia, Tomb of the Typhon.