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Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Griffins
21. ARCHITECTURE. Rome.
Temple of Antoninus and Faustina. Reconstruction.
Painter: J. F. Menager (1783—1864).
Watercolour.
Paris, National Fine Arts High School.
22. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with central gates, strigillated ornamentation and full-length portraits of the deceased (side panel).
Marble.
H. 1.00 m; L. 2.14 m; B. 1.06 m.
210-220 CE.
Inv. No. A 8 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
23. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Architectural decoration with a griffin.
Second style. Ca. 80—20 BCE.
Pompeii, The House of the Trojan Sacellum, or House of the Lararium of Achilles I, 6, 4.
24. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Architectural decoration with a griffin.
Second style. Ca. 80—20 BCE.
Pompeii, The House of the Trojan Sacellum, or House of the Lararium of Achilles I, 6, 4.
25. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Dionysus and Ariadne.
Fresco of the early 4th style from Pompeii (House of the Gold Bracelet, VI 17, 42).
Inv. No. 41658.
Pompeii, Antiquarium.
26. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Wall painting of the northern portico of Macellum in Pompeii, now lost.
Fourth style.
60—79 CE.
Drawing by Francesco Morelli (1768 — post 1815).
1800—1824.
Pompeii, Archaeological Park, Macellum (VII. 9. 7—8).
27. MOSAIC. Rome.
Mosaic depicting Anubis.
Late 2nd — early 3rd century CE.
Rimini, Civic Museum Luigi Tonini.
28. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the Muses.
White marble. Rome, 2nd century CE.
Rome, Church of San Crisogono.
29. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A sarcophagus of a child with vintage scenes.
Luni (Carrara) marble.
2nd century CE.
Rome, National Museum of Palazzo Venezia.
30. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Griffin.
Fragment of a frieze.
Luni marble. 2nd century CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian.
31. APPLIED ART. Rome.
Initiation into the Mysteries.
Stucco vault relief from the cubiculum B of a house beneath the Villa Farnesina.
Ca. 20 BCE.
Inv. No. 1072.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
32. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Etruria.
Detail of frieze with animals.
2nd—1st centuries BCE.
From Vulci, François Tomb.
Rome, Torlonia Museum.
33. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of a child.
Marble. Mid-3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 1303 (lid), 1304 (box).
Rome, Vatican Museums, Chiaramonti Museum, VII. 21.
34. ADORNMENTS. Etruria.
Pectoral.
Gold sheet.
675—650 BCE.
Inv. No. 20553.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Etruscan Museum.
35. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of a general in armour.
Marble. Age of Nero (54—68 CE).
Inv. No. 9948.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
36. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statue of a general in armour (close-up).
Marble. Age of Nero (54—68 CE).
Inv. No. 9948.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
37. MOSAIC. Rome.
Mosaic emblema with mask and Griffin.
60—50 BCE.
Inv. No. 45762.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Cabinet of Masks, 6.
38. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Apollo.
Glass.
Roman, 2nd century.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
39. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Nine Muses, Athena and Apollo.
Relief of the front wall of a sarcophagus.
White fine-grained marble. 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. A 185.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.
40. GLYPTICS. Rome.
Apollo.
Carved after a statue of the sculptor Tymarchidos.
Brownish glass.
2nd century.
Inv. No. Ж 216.
Saint Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum.