THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Roman mythology | Romulus
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar.
Marble. Augustan Age.
Arezzo, Civic Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The relief representing the she-wolf nursing Romulus and Remus.
1st—2nd centuries.
Avenches (Switzerland), Museum of Antiquities.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Faustulus finds the she-wolf with the twins Romulus and Remus. Decorative relief, so-called Campana plaque.
Clay.
2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 8489.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hadrian. Detail.
Marble.
Ca. 117—138 CE.
Inv. No. 50 T.
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Hadrian.
Marble.
Ca. 117—138 CE.
Inv. No. 50 T.
Istanbul, Archaeological Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Origin of Rome.
Fresco from Pompeii.
35—45 CE.
Inv. No. s. n. (senza numero, no number).
Naples, National Archaeological Museum, Hall LXXIII.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Hadrian.
Marble.
Ca. 149—153 CE after an original ca. 117 CE.
Inv. No. L 148.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Hadrian.
Marble.
Ca. 149—153 CE after an original ca. 117 CE.
Inv. No. L 148.
Olympia, Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with winged Victories holding a portrait medallion of the deceased.
Marble. 2nd—3rd cent. CE.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Clipeus-sarcophagus of Lucius Caltilius Salutaris depicting the myth about Romulus and Remus.
Marble.
Second half of the 2nd century.
Inv. Nos. 106 / 106 A.
Ostia, Archaeological Museum.
11. MOSAIC. Rome.
Domus of Fortuna Annonaria. Mosaic floor.
1st—4th cent. CE.
Ostia, Archeological Park “Ostia Antica”, V, 2, 8.
12. MOSAIC. Rome.
Domus of Fortuna Annonaria. A part of mosaic floor with a Capitoline she-wolfe.
1st—4th cent. CE.
Ostia, Archeological Park “Ostia Antica”, V, 2, 8.
13. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Statue of the Capitoline She-Wolf.
Bronze. Early 5th century BCE.
Height — 0.85 m.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
14. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-wolf.
Bronze. 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
15. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-wolf.
Bronze. The end of the first quarter of the 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
16. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-wolf.
Bronze. The end of the first quarter of the 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
17. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-wolf.
Bronze. The end of the first quarter of the 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
18. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-wolf.
Bronze. The end of the first quarter of the 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
19. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-Wolf (Lupa capitolina).
Bronze. Early 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.
20. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Capitoline She-Wolf (Lupa capitolina).
Bronze. Early 5th century BCE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Hall of the She-Wolf.