Greek and Roman Myths in Art



 

 


Odysseus and Calypso

 

 

 

 


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
 

 


Odysseus,
Penelope, Cyclops
 

 



Odysseus

 

 

Jan
Bruegel
1568-1625
Netherlands

A Fantastic Cave Landscape with Odysseus and Calypso.

 


Jacob
Jordaens
1593-1678
Netherlands
 
Ulysses in the Cave of Polyphemus.

 

Pieter
Lastman
1583-1633
Netherlands
  Odysseus and Nausicaa.
 1619

 

 

Claude
Lorrain
1600-1682
France
Ulysses Returns Chryseis to her Father.
1648

 


John William Waterhouse
1849-1917
England
Ulysses and the Sirens.

 

Arnold
Bocklin
1827-1901
Switzerland

Odysseus and Calypso.
1883

 

 

Giorgio
de
Chirico
1888-1974
France

Odysseus.
1968

 

 


Penelope
 

 

Leandro
Bassano
1557-1622
Italy

Penelope.
1585
Musée des Beaux-Arts et d'Archéologie, Rennes

 

John
William
Waterhouse
1849-1917
England
Penelope and the Suitors.

 

 


Cyclops
 

 

Annibale
Carracci
1560-1609
Italy

The Cyclops Polyphemus.
1595-1605
Palazzo Farnese, Rome

 


Nicolas
Poussin
1594-1665
France
 Landscape with Polyphemus.

 

Odilon
Redon
1840-1916
France

The Cyclops.
1900

 

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