THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Europa
1. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Europa riding the bull.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Fatal Love, IX, 5, 18).
1st century CE.
Inv. No. 111475.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
2. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The abduction of Europa.
Fresco from Pompeii.
1st century CE.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
3. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Europa riding the bull.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Fatal Love, IX, 5, 18, g).
1st century CE.
Inv. No. 111475.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXIX.
4. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Rape of Europa.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Jason, IX, 5, 18, oecus g).
1st century CE.
Inv. No. 111475.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXIX.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The abduction of Europa.
Metope of the temple of Hera in Selinuntum (Sicily).
Tuff.
6th century BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Magna Graecia.
The Rape of Europa. A so-called “Small metope” of the temple Y in Selinuntum.
Compact limestone of Menfi.
560—550 BCE.
Palermo, Regional Archaeological Museum.
7. TOREUTICS. Rome.
Boscoreale wine jug.
Silver. 1st century CE.
Paris, Louvre Museum.
8. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Europa riding the bull.
Fresco from Pompeii.
1st century CE.
Pompeii, House of Lucius Vetutius Placidus.
9. CERAMICS. Greece.
Europa on the bull.
Red-figure amphora. Attic.
By the Phiale Painter.
Clay. Ca. 440 BCE.
Height 33.8 cm, diameter of rim 15.5 cm, diameter of prop 8.2 cm.
Inv. No. Б. 4523.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.
10. CERAMICS. Etruria.
Zeus as bull and Europe.
Red-figure krater.
Clay. Ca. 450 BCE.
Tarquinia, National Archaeological Museum.
11. 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.