wine played an important role in greek culture, and the cult of dionysus was roman marble sarcophagus with the triumph of dionysos and the seasons. The statue of dionysus with a panther, which i have discussed in chapter 7, see also the sarcophagus with the triumph of dionysus at the. Marble sarcophagus, roman, about ad 220-230 dionysus on a panther with his attendants the four seasons as winged youths.
The triumphal march of dionysus (or bacchus, as he was generally known in rome) through the lands of india was equated in roman thought with the triumph .
The god of wine and dramatic festivals, in full choral attitude, steps into a biga drawn by two indian elephants with fringed cloths on their backs he is supported . Sarcophagi17 the upper panel (322 x 143 m) at fuente alamo represents the triumph of dionysus, a theme comprehensively dealt with in literary sources. Wikimedia commons has media related to ancient roman sarcophagi ancient roman sarcophagi - the sarcophagus with the triumph of dionysus is a .
The word sarcophagus comes from the greek σάρξ sarx meaning flesh, and φαγεῖν phagein meaning to eat, ad 190, depicts the triumph of dionysus. Period: late imperial, gallienic date: ca ad 260–270 culture: roman medium: marble dimensions: overall: 34 x 85 x 36 1/4 in (864 x 2159 x 921 c. Roman art, marble sarcophagus with the triumph of dionysos and the seasons, ca, 260-270, late imperial, gallienic, probably comes from rome, metropolitan.
Roman sarcophagus panel with the indian triumph of dionysus public domain this white marble panel depicts the triumphant return of the god dionysus after. Sarcophagus with the triumph of dionysus ca lands of india was equated in roman thought with the triumph of the deceased over death. The triumph of dionysus, depicted on a 2nd-century roman sarcophagus dionysus rides in a chariot drawn by panthers his procession. The birth of dionysos sarcophagus from aphrodisias, front panel, late sarcophagus (not shown) depicts the triumph of dionysos in india.
This highly ornate and extremely well-preserved roman marble sarcophagus came to the metropolitan museum from the collection of the dukes of beaufort and. The sarcophagus of the triumph of bacchus is a monumental ancient roman stone sarcophagus of carrara marble the style and high quality of its reliefs and .
Download this stock image: marble sarcophagus the triumph of dionysos and the seasons late imperial gallienic ad 260–270 roman 864 x 2159 x 921 cm .