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Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Bacchus
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Campana relief.
Terracotta.
1st century CE.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
4. MOSAIC. Greece.
Mosaic floor with Dionysus’ head.
From a Roman villa.
Second half of the 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Inv. Nos. A 609 / MOS 25-3.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
5. MOSAIC. Greece.
Mosaic floor with Dionysus’ head.
From a Roman villa.
Second half of the 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Inv. Nos. A 609 / MOS 25-3.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
6. MOSAIC. Greece.
Dionysos riding on a panther.
Floor mosaic.
Ca. 120—80 BCE.
Delos, House of the Masks.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Dionysos and satyr.
Marble. Roman copy of 120—140 CE after a Greek model.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
8. MOSAIC. Rome.
Bacchus riding a tiger.
Roman Britain, 1st or 2nd century.
P&EE OA 290.
London, British Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bacchus bearded called Indian Bacchus.
Bronze.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Male bust (Dionysos? Plato? Dionysos-Plato? Priapus?).
Bronze.
49—25 BCE.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Male bust (Dionysos? Plato? Dionysos-Plato? Priapus?).
Bronze.
49—25 BCE.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of Dionysus?
Bronze.
Roman copy of the mid-1st cent. BCE after a Hellenistic original.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of Dionysus?
Bronze.
Roman copy of the mid-1st cent. BCE after a Hellenistic original.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of Dionysus?
Bronze.
Roman copy of the mid-1st cent. BCE after a Hellenistic original.
Inv. No. 5618.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Faunus and the Infant Bacchus.
Marble.
Inv. No. 6022.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Dionysus (so-called Farnese Dionysus).
Marble.
2nd cent. CE. A Roman copy or reworking of a Hellenistic original.
Inv. No. 6034.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Dionysus (so-called Farnese Dionysus).
Marble.
2nd cent. CE. A Roman copy or reworking of a Hellenistic original.
Inv. No. 6034.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
18. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Ikarios plays host to Dionysos.
Neo-Attic relief.
Marble. Late 1st cent. BCE — early 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6713.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
19. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Bacchus finding Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9271.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
20. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Bacchus finding Ariadne.
Fresco from Pompeii.
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9271.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.