THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Medea
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Medea.
White marble.
Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 907.
Ancona, National Archaeological Museum of Marche.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Marble.
Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 907.
Ancona, National Archaeological Museum of Marche.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Myth about Medea.
Side of a sarcophagus. Fragment.
Marble. Ca. 170 CE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, central part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: a children with gifts.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: Creon and his dying daughter Creus.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, detail: Creusa.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, left part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus (panorama).
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus, right part.
Greek marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. Sk 843 b.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
12. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland (USA), Museum of Art.
13. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Side A: Medea departing in a chariot after killing her children.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland (USA), Museum of Art.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Luna marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6763.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Luna marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 3257.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
16. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Medea. Fresco from Stabiae (cubiculum of the Villa of Ariadne).
Inv. No. 8978.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
17. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Medea plotting the murder of their children.
Fresco from Pompeii (VI. 9. 6).
62—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8977.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXXII.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scene of the myth of the Argonauts. Left short panel of sarcophagus with the myth of Medea.
Greek marble. 150—170 CE.
Inv. No. 222.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scene of the myth of the Argonauts. Right short panel of sarcophagus with the myth of Medea.
Greek marble. 150—170 CE.
Inv. No. 222.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Scenes of the myth of Medea. Front panel of sarcophagus.
Greek marble. 150—170 CE.
Inv. No. 222.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.