A detail of a 3rd century CE Roman statue of Hecate (or Hekate), goddess of the Moon. As here, she is often depicted having...
Hermes Loghios; 2nd century CE copy of 5th century BCE bronze attributed to Phidias; Restored by Alessandro Algardi...
Roman marble copy from the late 1st century CE-early 2nd century CE after a Greek original of 450-440 BCE (right hand restored...
How Many Lives Could an Inscription Live?
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Jonah and the Whale
Jonah and the Whale, Child´s sarcophagus, from Rome, c. 300 CE, marble, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark...
Huge head of Juno, part of Ludovisi Collection in Palazzo Altemps in Rome, Italy; 1st century CE
Labours of Hercules
Sarcophagus depicting The Labors of Hercules. Ludovisi Collection. Palazzo Altemps. Rome, Lazio, Italy. 3C CE.
Lacoon & His Sons
Lacoon and his sons being killed by snakes. Found 1506 CE. Greek or Roman, 2nd or 1st century BCE (Roman copy?). The Vatican...
Laocoön and his Sons, early first century C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=C3cwGCezgSQ Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, Laocoön...
Laocoon was a Trojan hero who during the Trojan war tried to warn his compatriots against accepting the gift of the Trojan...