THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Mythology in the Art | Greek mythology | Dioscuri
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses flanked by the Dioscuri (the front panel).
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses with the Dioscuri. The right short side panel with a scene “An assistant of the priest leads a sacrificial bull”.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus of the spouses with the Dioscuri. The left short side panel with a scene “An officer shows mercy to a captured barbar”.
Marble.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 2005/928.
Florence, Museum of the Works of the Cathedral.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with the myth of Leucippides’ abduction (front panel).
Roman work.
Pentelic marble.
First half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 104 (1914).
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophage with the myth of the Calydonian Hunt.
Greek medium-grained marble.
Roman work. 200—230 CE.
Inv. No. 135.
Florence, Uffizi Gallery.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Youth with horse (Castor?).
Marble.
117—118 CE.
Inv. No. 1805,0703.121.
London, The British Museum.
7. MOSAIC. Rome.
Abduction of the Leucippides.
Mosaic from Pompeii (House of L. Aelius Magnus, VIII, 2, 16).
Inv. No. 120619.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Doryphoros.
Marble. Roman copy of 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original of the 5th century BCE.
Inv. Nos. 131209 / 230872.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Marble relief with the Dioscuri.
Roman work.
2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. L.2014.62.1.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus in the form of a portico with arches.
Marble. Rome. Ca. 270—280 CE.
Inv. No. С 14 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of Calydonian hunt (front relief).
Marble. 290-295 CE.
Inv. No. A 6 est.
Pisa, Camposanto Monumentale.
12. PAINTING, GRAPHICS. Rome.
Castor or Pollux.
Neronian age.
Pompeii, Great Gymnasium.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
The front panel.
Marble. Second half of the 2nd cent. CE.
Rome, Capitoline Museums.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Statues of Dioscuri on the Capitol from the side of the front staircase.
Empire time.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Square of Capitol.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
The front panel.
Dimensions: L. 222 cm, H. 56 cm, D. 48 cm.
Marble. Mid-2nd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 822.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
Proconnesian marble. Mid-3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 917.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
The front panel.
Proconnesian marble. Mid-3rd cent. CE.
Inv. No. 917.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo dei Conservatori.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Sarcophagus with a scene of the Calydonian Hunt.
Luna marble. 170—180 CE.
Rome, Doria Pamphilj Gallery.
19. APPLIED ART. Etruria.
The Ficoroni Cista.
Bronze.
Ca. 340—330 BCE.
Made by Novios Plautios.
Rome, National Etruscan Museum of Villa Julia.
20. APPLIED ART. Etruria.
The Ficoroni Cista.
Bronze.
Ca. 340—330 BCE.
Made by Novios Plautios.
Rome, National Etruscan Museum of Villa Julia.