ANCIENT ART
MYTHOLOGY IN THE ART | Greek mythology | Heracles
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1. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Abduction of Iole.
Marble. Neo-Attic relief panel. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2120.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Dispute between Herakles and Apollo.
Marble. Neo-Attic relief panel. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. N. 2042.
Athens, Archaeological Museum of Piraeus.
3. SCULPTURE. Asia.
Battle with giantes.
Fragment of the eastern frieze of the Pergamum altar.
Marble. Ca. 180—159 B.C.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century A.D.
Height 36 cm.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century A.D.
Height 36 cm.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Herakles?
Large-grained white marble. 1st century A.D.
Height 36 cm.
Inv. No. 1839.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
7. 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.
8. 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. A.D. 50—79.
Herculaneum, Hall of the Augustals (VI, 24).
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
London, The British Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Head of Heracles.
Marble.
London, The British Museum.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Head of Hercules.
Cameo. Sardonyx-onyx. 27 B.C. — 14 A.D.
Inv. No. 25851.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese. Detail.
Marble. Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Marble.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Marble. Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inscription on the base: ΓΛΙΚΟΝ ΑΤΑΙΝΑΙΟΣ ΕΠΙΕΣΕ (Athenian Glykon has made [statue]).
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Marble. Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Heracles Farnese.
Marble. Roman work of the age of empire after an original of the second half of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 6001.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Bust of a Youth.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 1st or 2nd cent. A.D. of a head of a Greek statue of the 4th cent. B.C.
Inv. No. 15.143.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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