Greek and Roman Myths in Art



 

 


Achill and Agamemnon

 

 

 

 


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
 

 


The Trojan War
 

 


Agamemnon and Achilles, Iphigenia,
 
Peleus and Thetis, Chiron,
 

Hector and Andromache


 

 


Agamemnon and Achilles
 

 

Peter
Paul
Rubens
1577-1640
Belgium
Achill and Agamemnon.

 


Jean-Auguste
Ingres
1780-1867
France
The Ambassadors of Agamemnon in the Tent of Achilles.
 1801

 

Jacques-
Lois
David
1748-1825
France
Achilles and Agamemnon.
1819

 

Pompeo
Batoni
1708-1787
Italy
Achilles at the Court of Lycomedes.
1745
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.

 

Donato
Creti
1671-1749
Italy

Thetis dipping Achilles in the waters of the river Styx.

 

Giovanni
Battista
Tiepolo
1696-1770
Italy

Thetis Consoling Achilles.

 

Giovanni
Battista
Tiepolo
1696-1770
Italy

The Rage of Achilles.

 

 


Iphigenia
 

 


Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
1696-1770
Italy
The Sacrifice of Iphigenia.

 

Anselm
Feuerbach
1829-1890
Germany

Iphigenia.

 

Anselm
Feuerbach
1829-1890
Germany
Iphigenia.

 

 


Peleus and Thetis

 

 

Abraham
Bloemaert
1564-1651
Netherlands

Wedding of  Peleus and Thetis.

 

Cornelisz
(Cornelis
van
Haarlem)
1562-1638
Denmark
The Wedding of Peleus and Thetis.
1593
Frans Halsmuseum, Haarlem

 

 


Chiron
 

 

Pompeo
Batoni
1708-1787
Italy
Achilles and Chiron.

 

Donato
Creti
1671-1749
Italy

Achilles Handing over to Chiron.
Palazzo d'Accursio, Bologna

 

 


Hector and Andromache

 

Jacques-
Lois
David
1748-1825
France

Hector.
1778
Musee Fabre, Montpellier

 

Jacques-
Lois
David
1748-1825
France

Andromache Mourning Hector.
1783
Musee du Louvre, Paris

 

Giorgio
de
Chirico
1888-1974
France

Hector and Andromache.
1917

 

Giorgio
de
Chirico
1888-1974
France

Hector and Andromache.
1917

 

Giorgio
de
Chirico
1888-1974
France

Hector and Andromache.
1917

 

Giorgio
de
Chirico
1888-1974
France

Andromache.
1916

 

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