THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Apollo
1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Dispute between Heracles and Apollo.
Marble. Neo-Attic relief panel. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2042.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Kouros (so-called “The Peiraeus Apollo”).
Bronze. Early 5th cent. BCE, or 530—520 BCE.
Inv. No. 4645.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Kouros (so-called “The Peiraeus Apollo”).
Bronze. Early 5th cent. BCE, or 530—520 BCE.
Inv. No. 4645.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
4. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Kouros (so-called “The Peiraeus Apollo”).
Bronze. Early 5th cent. BCE, or 530—520 BCE.
Inv. No. 4645.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Kouros (so-called “The Peiraeus Apollo”).
Bronze. Early 5th cent. BCE, or 530—520 BCE.
Inv. No. 4645.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Kouros (so-called “The Peiraeus Apollo”).
Bronze. Early 5th cent. BCE, or 530—520 BCE.
Inv. No. 4645.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
7. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Poseidon, Apollo and Artemis in the meeting of gods.
Bas-relief from the east frieze of Parthenon.
Marble. 440 BCE.
Athens, New Acropolis Museum.
8. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Athene, Apollo, Hermes, Artemis (upper register). Military gathering (lower register).
Red-figured volute-krater. Apulia.
Attributed to the Baltimor Painter.
Clay.
Ca. 330—320 BCE.
Christie’s Fine Art Auction House, New York.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Juvenile marble head reworking of the “Apollo Chigi” head.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Apollo (the Chigi type).
Marble.
Hadrianian replica of a Greek original of the mid-IV cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Apollo (the Chigi type).
Marble.
Hadrianian replica of a Greek original of the mid-IV cent. BCE.
Fiesole, Municipal Archaeological Museum.
12. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Head of Augustus portrayed as Apollo.
Sardonyx, gold.
3rd-4th decade of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 14521.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum, Corridor of Maria Maddalena dei Medici.
13. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Statue of Apollo.
Fresco of the 4th style. 1st century.
Herculaneum, The House of the Tuscan Colonnade (VI, 17).
14. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Slaughter of Iphigenia.
Red-figured volute krater. Apulia.
Ca. 370—350 BCE.
Attributed to a painter close to the Iliupersis Painter (the sack of Troy).
Inv. No. 1865,0103.21.
London, British Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with scenes of life of a roman military officer.
Marble. 2nd century CE.
Mantua, Ducal Palace.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Alcibiades and hetaerae (Apollo and three nymphs).
Marble.
First half of the 1st cent. CE.
Inv. No. 6688.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
17. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Apollo and Daphne.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Meleager, VI. 9. 2. 13).
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9534.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
18. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Apollo and Daphne.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Marcus Lucretius, IX 3, 24).
Fourth style. 60—79 CE.
Inv. No. 9536.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
19. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Apollo, Marsyas and Olympus.
Intaglio.
Carnelian.
1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Attributed by the engraver Dioskourides.
Inv. No. 26051.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
20. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Apollo Citharaedus.
Intaglio. Cornelian.
1st century BCE — 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 26145.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.