Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Meleager
Myths Hunt of the Calydonian boar
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesRome, Palazzo Rospigliosi (sarcophagus)
Oeneus
Dioscuri
With other gods or heroesMeleager
On foot, without horses
MythsCastor and Pollux participating in Calydonian Boar Hunt
Further details
From left to right: Oeneus, Ancaeus, Atalanta, Dioscuri (Castor and Polydeuces), Meleager [charging for the boar]
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st quarter 3rd century
LOCATION
Rome, Palazzo Pallavicini Rospigliosi
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs, Bd 3, Einzelmythen, Part 2, Hippolytos - Meleagros, Berlin 1904, pp. 318-319, no. 251; Guntram Koch, Die mythologischen Sarkophage, vol. 6 (Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs 12, 6), Berlin, 1975, p. 94, no. 28.
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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
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