THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Sol
1. TOREUTICS. Rome.
Patera from Parabiago (scheme).
Inv. No. A0.9.14264.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
2. TOREUTICS. Rome.
Patera from Parabiago.
Silver with traces of guilding.
Second half of the 4th century.
Inv. No. A0.9.14264.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man.
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (close-up).
Marble.
4th cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6705.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The male deity of light sitting on chariot, in radiate crown and with sceptre.
Fresco from Stabiae (Villa of Ariadne, W28).
Inv. No. 8839.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Torso of a cuirassed statue of an emperor.
Marble.
First half of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. L.2015.7a,b.
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art (on loan).
8. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Sol.
Fresco on the facade of the House of Venus and the Four Gods (IX. 7. 1).
1st cent. CE.
Pompeii, Archaeological Park, House of Venus and the Four Gods (IX. 7. 1).
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man.
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child with scenes of the myth of Prometheus and the creation of man (the front panel).
Marble. 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MC 329.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Doves.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar of the Lares Augusti. Apotheosis of Aeneas or Julius Caesar?
Marble. 12—2 BCE.
Inv. No. 1115.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.