ANCIENT ART
MYTHOLOGY IN THE ART | Greek mythology | Heracles
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1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Dispute between Herakles and Apollo.
Marble. Neo-Attic relief panel. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. N. 2042.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Abduction of Iole.
Marble. Neo-Attic relief panel. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2120.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
3. CERAMICS. Greece.
Heracles comes to the aid of Prometheus.
Krater. Attic.
610 BCE.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of Heracles (Farnese type).
Parian marble. Late Hellenistic copy of a famous statue made by Lysippos ca. 320 BCE.
Inv. No. 5742.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of Heracles (Farnese type).
Parian marble. Late Hellenistic copy of a famous statue made by Lysippos ca. 320 BCE.
Inv. No. 5742.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Statue of Heracles (Farnese type).
Parian marble. Late Hellenistic copy of a famous statue made by Lysippos ca. 320 BCE.
Inv. No. 5742.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Battle with giantes.
Fragment of the eastern frieze of the Pergamum altar.
Marble. Ca. 180—159 BCE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century CE.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century CE.
Height 36 cm.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Italic marble. Roman copy of 2nd cent. CE after a bronze model of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 1914n.138.
Florence, Gallery of Uffizi.
12. PAINTING, GRAPHIC ARTS. Rome.
Reception of Heracles into the Assembly of Olympic gods in the presence of Hera, Athena, and Zeus as rainbow.
Fourth style. 50—79 CE.
Herculaneum, Hall of the Augustals (VI, 24).
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
London, The British Museum.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
London, The British Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Central part of side 2 of sarcophagus with Dionysiań scenes.
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Lenos sarcophagus with Dionysiań scenes (side 2).
Marble. Ca. 210 CE.
Inv. No. II 1a 231.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
17. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Phiale with relief decoration—chariots.
South Italy, Calena.
Clay, glaze. 3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. AB 602.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Campana plaque showing palaestra.
Terracotta, traces of paint. 1st cent CE.
Inv. No. AT 3700.
Moscow, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts.
19. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Head of Hercules.
Cameo. Sardonyx-onyx. 27 BCE — 14 CE.
Inv. No. 25851.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Marble.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
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