ANCIENT ART
MYTHOLOGY IN THE ART | Greek mythology | Hymen
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1. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
The god Hymenaeus with a nuptial crown.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Marriage sarcophagus (known as sarcophagus of cardinal Guglielmo Fieschi.
Front panel with wedding scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210-220 CE.
Rome, Basilica di San Lorenzo fuori le Mura.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) the front panel.
Marble. Antonine age, ca. 180 CE.
Inv. No. 1089.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, West Portico, 18.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scenes of marriage and sacrifice on table-stands (trapezophora).
Sarcophagus: marble, ca. 180 CE. Stands is modern.
Sarcophagus: Inv. No. 1089. Stands: without inv. nos.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Octagonal Court, West Portico, 18, 19, 20.
5. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Allegory of the might of love.
Aphrodite, Apollo, Artemis and Hymen surrounded by eroses.
Amphoriskos made of sardonyx. Early 1st century. Height: 5.5 cm.
Inv. No 361.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
6. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Allegory of the might of love.
Miniature amphora. Sardonyx. Roman, early 1st century.
Height of body (original part) 5.5 cm.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus, or a sarcophagus of the spouses).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) front relief.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) the central scene of the front relief.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus) the friese of the lid.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a matrimonial ceremony (so-called wedding or marriage sarcophagus).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 433.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
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