THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Artemis
1. GLASS. Greece.
Artemis.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 4647.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Artemis.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 4647.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
3. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Artemis (close-up).
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 4647.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
4. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Artemis.
Bronze. Mid-4th century BCE.
Height 155 cm.
Inv. No. 4648.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Artemis.
Marble. Roman work of the 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 1961.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Artemis. Detail.
Marble. Roman work of the 2nd century CE.
Inv. No. 1961.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Artemis the Hunter.
White marble. First half of the 1st century CE.
Cremona, San Lorenzo Archaeological Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A lenos-shaped sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
The frontal side.
Marble. Marble. 4th cent. CE.
Florence, Baptistery.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A lenos-shaped sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
Marble. 4th cent. CE.
Florence, Baptistery.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophage with the myth of the Calydonian Hunt.
Greek medium-grained marble.
Roman work. 200—230 CE.
Inv. No. 135.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Krater with sculptured bas-relief decorations known as the Medici Vase.
Neo-attic work.
Pentelic marble.
Second half of the 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 307.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Krater with sculptured bas-relief decorations known as the Medici Vase.
Neo-attic work.
Pentelic marble.
Second half of the 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 307.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Krater with sculptured bas-relief decorations known as the Medici Vase.
Neo-attic work.
Pentelic marble.
Second half of the 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 307.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Krater with sculptured bas-relief decorations known as the Medici Vase.
Neo-attic work.
Pentelic marble.
Second half of the 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 307.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Krater with sculptured bas-relief decorations known as the Medici Vase (close-up).
Neo-attic work.
Pentelic marble.
Second half of the 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 307.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Part of the sculptural group “The Slaughter of the Niobids”: Artemis.
Marble.
Roman copy of the mid-2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 266.
Heraklion, Archaeological Museum.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Part of the sculptural group “The Slaughter of the Niobids”: Niobe tries to protect her younger daughter from Artemis.
Marble.
Roman copy of the mid-2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 265, 266.
Heraklion, Archaeological Museum.
20. CERAMICS. Greece.
Birth of Athena from the head of Zeus.
Red-figure pelike. Attic.
Attributed to the Painter of the Birth of Athena.
Clay.
Ca. 460—450 BCE.
Inv. No. 1849,0620.14.
London, The British Museum.