Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Alcestis
Census of Antique art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesGenoa, Santa Maria delle Vigne (sarcophagus)
Death of Alcestis
Cycles 2nd century AD Roman sarcophagus (Genoa, Santa Maria delle Vigne)
Further details
Alcestis dying
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
2nd century
LOCATION
Genoa, Santa Maria delle Vigne
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (77.434)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Dagmar Grassinger, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, vol. 1 (Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs 12, 1), Berlin 1999, pp. 231-232, no. 86.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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