THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Vulcan
1. 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.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Punishment of Ixion.
Fresco from the picture gallery of House of the Vettii in Pompeii.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
5. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii. North and east walls.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
7. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The Exedra-Pinacotheca of the House of the Vettii. East and south walls.
60—79 CE.
Pompeii, House of the Vettii (VI, 15, 1, p).
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
Venus, Cupid and Vulcanus.
Sebastiano Ricci (1659—1734).
Oil on canvas. 154.5 × 126.5 cm.
Inv. No. ГЭ 9517.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
11. CERAMICS. Greece.
Return of Hephaestus to Olympus.
Ionic hydria.
Clay. Ca. 525 BCE.
Vienna, Museum of Art History.