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Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Hermes
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Campana relief.
Terracotta.
1st century CE.
2. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Hermes.
Pentelic marble. Augustan Age.
Inv. No. 241.
Athens, National Archaeological Museum.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Olympic gods awaiting the arrival of the emperor. From left to right: Hercules, Minerva, Bacchus, Jupiter, Ceres, Juno, Mercury.
Marble.
114—117 CE.
Benevento, Arch of Trajan.
5. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The naiskos with the figure of enthroned Kybele. (On antae is represented Hermes Kadmilos and Hecate.)
Marble votive relief. Second half of the 4th century BCE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Greece.
The naiskos with the figure of enthroned Kybele. (On antae is represented Hermes Kadmilos and Hecate.)
Marble votive relief. Second half of the 4th century BCE.
Berlin, State Museums, Pergamon Museum.
7. CERAMICS. Greece.
Hypnos and Thanatos carry the corpse of Sarpedon at the presence of Hermes.
Red-figure calyx-krater (side A). Attic.
Signed by Euxitheos as potter and by Euphronios as painter.
Terracotta.
Ca. 515—510 BCE.
Inv. Nos. ex 1972.11.10 / ex L.2006.10.
Cerveteri, Cerite National Museum “Claudia Ruspoli”.
8. 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.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sandal-Tying Hermes.
Marble.
Roman copy of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek bronze original by Lysippos c. 330 BCE.
Inv. No. 2798.
Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek.
16. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Hermes or Perseus.
Marble. Copy of a prototype of the 5th cent. BCE made in 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. S-72-4.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
17. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Hermrs or Perseus.
Marble. Copy of a prototype of the 5th cent. BCE made in 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. S-72-4.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
18. SCULPTURE. Greece.
Head of Hermrs or Perseus.
Marble. Copy of a prototype of the 5th cent. BCE made in 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. S-72-4.
Corinth, Archaeological Museum of Ancient Corinth.
19. CERAMICS. Greece.
François vase.
Black-figured volute krater. Attic.
Ca. mid-6th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 4209.
Florence, National Archaeological Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the rape of Persephone (the front side).
Fine-grained marble (possibly Italic).
160—180 CE.
Inv. No. 86.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.