THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Hippocampus
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statues of athletes in a palestra.
Terracotta.
Rome. 1st cent. BCE — 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1929.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble. 4th century BCE.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
4. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Architectural decoration with a hippocampus.
Second style. Ca. 80—20 BCE.
Pompeii, The House of the Trojan Sacellum, or House of the Lararium of Achilles I, 6, 4.
5. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Architectural decoration with a hippocampus.
Second style. Ca. 80—20 BCE.
Pompeii, The House of the Trojan Sacellum, or House of the Lararium of Achilles I, 6, 4.
6. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
7. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
8. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
9. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
10. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
11. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Eros riding a hippocampus.
Sardonyx. 1st—2nd centuries.
1.4 × 1.7 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 34.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
12. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Etruria.
Central composition of the Baron’s tomb.
6th century BCE.
Tarquinia, Tomb of the Baron.
13. MOSAIC. Rome.
Triumph of Neptune.
Mid-2nd century.
Tunis, The National Museum of Bardo.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statues of athletes in a palestra.
Decorative plate. Terracotta.
Rome. 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. V 1859.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.