Greek and Roman Myths in Art



 

 


Jason and Medea

 

 

 

 


see also:

The Odyssey of Homer


illustrations by John Flaxman

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Greek and Roman Myths in Art

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see also EXPLORATION (in Russian):

Homer  "Iliad "and "Odyssey"

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Apuleius "The Golden Asse"

illustrations by Jean de Bosschere and Martin Van Maele

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Longus

"The Pastorals, or the Loves of Daphnis and Chloe"

illustrations by Marc Chagall

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Greek and Roman Myths in Art
 

 


Theseus, Ariadne, Minotaur, Jason, Medea, Orpheus

 

 


Theseus, Ariadne and Minotaur
 

 


Angelica
Kauffmann
1741-1807
Sweden
  Ariadne.

 

John
William
Waterhouse
1849-1917
England

Ariadne.

 

Boris
Vallejo
1964-
USA
   Ariadne and Minotaur.

 

Boris
Vallejo
1964-
USA
 Ariadne and Minotaur.

 

George
Frederick
Watts
1817-1904
England

The Minotaur.
1886

 

 


Jason and Medea
 

 

John
William
Waterhouse
1849-1917
England

Jason and Medea.

 

Anselm
Feuerbach
1829-1890
Germany

Medea.

 

Gustave
Moreau
1826-1898
France

Jason.

 

Anselm
Feuerbach
1829-1890
Germany

Medea.

 

Eugene
Delacroix
1798-1863
France

Medea.

 

Boris
Vallejo
1964-
USA
  Medea.

 

 


Orpheus

 


Nicolas Poussin
1594-1665
France
  Landscape with Orpheus and Euridice.

 

Jean
Delville
1867-1953
Belgium

Orpheus.
1893
Collection of Anne-Marie Gillion Crowet, Brussels

 

Gustave
Moreau
1826-1898
France

Orpheus.

 

Odilon
Redon
1840-1916
France

Head of Orpheus.

 

Franz
von
Stuck
1863-1928
Germany

Orpheus.

 

John
William
Waterhouse
1849-1917
England

Nymphs Finding the Head of Orpheus.

 

Boris
Vallejo
1964-
USA
  Eurydice.

 

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