THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Muse
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with the contest between the Muses and the Sirens.
Marble. Roman. Third quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 10.104.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with the contest between the Muses and the Sirens (close-up).
Marble. Roman. Third quarter of the 3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 10.104.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the Muses.
Marble. Rome. First half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MR 880 (Ma 475).
Paris, Louvre Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the Muses (front panel).
Marble. Rome. First half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. MR 880 (Ma 475).
Paris, Louvre Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of the dead married couple and the Muses in arches (close-up of the front relief).
Marble. Rome. Ca. 250 CE.
Inv. No. С 22 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of the dead married couple and the Muses in arches (front panel).
Marble. Rome. Ca. 250 CE.
Inv. No. С 22 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of the dead married couple and the Muses in arches (left short side panel).
Marble. Rome. Ca. 250 CE.
Inv. No. С 22 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with representation of the dead married couple and the Muses in arches (right short side panel).
Marble. Rome. Ca. 250 CE.
Inv. No. С 22 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
9. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Euterpe.
Neronian age.
Pompeii, Great Gymnasium.
10. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Euterpe.
Neronian age.
Pompeii, Great Gymnasium.
11. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Urania.
Neronian age.
Pompeii, Great Gymnasium.
12. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
The muse of comedy Thalia with a comic mask and shepherd’s staff (pedum).
Neronian age (54—68 CE).
Pompeii, Great Gymnasium.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the Muses (known as the sarcophagus of pope Anacletus II) with a lid from a different sarcophagus .
Marble. The 3rd — beginning of the 4th cent. CE.
Rome, Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, cloister.
14. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of a Muse (Polyhymnia?).
Parian marble. 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 2135.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), III. 17.
15. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of a Muse (Polyhymnia?).
Parian marble. 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 2135.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), III. 17.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of a Muse (Polyhymnia?).
Parian marble. 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 2135.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), III. 17.
17. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of a Muse (Polyhymnia?).
Parian marble. 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 2135.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), III. 17.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Polyhymnia.
Pentalic marble.
Roman work of the 2nd century.
Inv. No. 287.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 50.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of Polyhymnia.
Pentalic marble.
Roman work of the 2nd century.
Inv. No. 287.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Room of the Muses, 50.
20. CERAMICS. Greece.
Apollo and muses; warriors.
Black-figure amphora. Attic.
By the Leningrad Painter 1488.
Clay. Carving, purple, white paint. Ca. 500 BCE.
Inv. No. Б. 164.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum.