THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Aeneas
1. PAINTING, GRAPHICS.
The apparition of a snake during Aeneas’ sacrifice at the tomb of Anchises.
Engraving by Jean Baptiste Raphael Urbain Massard (1775—1843), 1798.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Portrait of Aeneas?
Marble.
Roman copy of 117—138 CE from the original of 27 BCE—14 CE.
Inv. No. 605.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Portrait of Aeneas?
Marble.
Roman copy of 117—138 CE from the original of 27 BCE—14 CE.
Inv. No. 605.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Portrait of Aeneas?
Marble.
Roman copy of 117—138 CE from the original of 27 BCE—14 CE.
Inv. No. 605.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Flight of Aeneas with aged blind Anchises, according to the Greek version of the myth.
Picture of metope from the Parthenon.
5th century BCE.
London, The British Museum.
6. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Forsaken Dido.
Fresco from Pompeii (House of Meleager, VI, 9, 2).
Fourth style. Ca. 69—79 CE.
Inv. No. 8898.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Aeneas, escaping from Troy with his father Anchises and juvenile son Ascanius.
Relief of the 2nd century BCE.
Rome, Museum of Roman Civilization.
8. SCULPTURE. Etruria.
Aeneas with his father on his back.
Terracotta from Veii. 4th century BCE.
Rome, National Etruscan Museum of Villa Julia.
9. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Scene from the cycle about Aeneas.
Fresco from the tomb of a libertine of Statilius Taurus.
Late 1st century BCE.
Rome, Roman National Museum.