THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Priapus
1. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Paintress.
Fresco from Pompeii. 50—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9018.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Male bust (Dionysos? Plato? Dionysos-Plato? Priapus?).
Bronze. 49—25 BCE.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Male bust (Dionysos? Plato? Dionysos-Plato? Priapus?).
Bronze. 49—25 BCE.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of bacchanalia.
White marble. 140—160 CE.
204 × 510 × 66 cm.
Inv. No. 27710.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of bacchanalia (close-up).
White marble. 140—160 CE.
Inv. No. 27710.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The girl draws the germ of Priapus on the plate, supported by the boy.
Fresco of the Fourth style from Pompeii. 50—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9018.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A sarcophagus of a child with vintage scenes.
Luni (Carrara) marble. 2nd century CE.
Rome, National Museum of Palazzo Venezia.
8. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Decorative vase “Dionysus and his companions”. Detail: herm of Priapus.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. A 111.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
9. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Sacrifice to Priapos.
Sardonyx. 1st century BCE.
1.7 × 2.7 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 281.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
10. GLYPTICS. Egypt.
Sacrifice to Priapos.
Sardonyx.
Alexandria. 1st century BCE.
Inv. No. Ж 281.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dancing maenad. Oscillum.
Marble. Late 1st century CE.
Inv. No. I 38.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.