Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
France
CannesVilla Faustina
GODS & MYTHS
Alcestis
Census of Antique art known to the RenaissanceUnknown and lost prototypesSarcophagus relief (formerly Cannes, Villa Faustina)
Death of Alcestis
Further details
[Left to right] [Scene 1] Admetus arriving or conversing ; [Sc. II] Alcestis dying; [Sc. III] Alcestis saved by Hercules. [*figures are conjectural, except Hercules]
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
2nd century
LOCATION
Cannes, Villa Faustina (formerly)
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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