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. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall fragment with bull’s head and winged sea monsters on black ground.
50—79 CE.
Inv. No. 72.AG.78.5.
Los Angeles, John Paul Getty Museum, Getty Villa in Malibu.
3. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall fragment with dancing Satyr, Hippocamps, and other decorative motifs on black ground.
50—79 CE.
Inv. No. 72.AG.78.3.
Los Angeles, John Paul Getty Museum, Getty Villa in Malibu.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble.
4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6026.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nereid on a sea dragon.
Marble.
Inv. No. 6026.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Amazon.
Fresco from Herculaneum.
50—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9368.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
7. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall painting of the exedra or triclinium y, lower part of the south wall.
Fresco of the 4th style from Pompeii (House of the Bronzes, VII. 4. 59).
50—79 CE.
Painting by Vincenzo Loria (1850—1939).
1886.
Inv. No. 20879.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
8. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Nereid on a sea horse.
Fresco from Stabiae.
54—68 CE.
Inv. No. 8859.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXXVII.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of the emperor Titus.
Marble.
Torso: 48—68 CE, head: 69—73 CE.
Inv. Nos. 144 / L 126.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
13. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
14. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
15. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
16. MOSAIC. Rome.
A fragment of mosaic floor.
212—216 CE.
Rome, Baths of Caracalla.
17. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Eros riding a hippocampus.
Sardonyx. 1st—2nd centuries.
1.4 × 1.7 cm.
Inv. No. Ж 34.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
18. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Etruria.
Central composition of the Baron’s tomb.
6th century BCE.
Tarquinia, Tomb of the Baron.
19. MOSAIC. Rome.
Triumph of Neptune.
Mid-2nd century.
Tunis, National Museum of Bardo.
20. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Fragment of an Attic sarcophagus relief with a scene of a sea battle.
Marble.
Beginning of the 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 154.
Venice, National Archaeological Museum.