Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Argonauts, Jason and Medea
CyclesRoman sarcophagi
Medea kills her children Alone
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesAncona, Museo Nazionale Archeologico (Medea Sarcophagus, formerly Rome, Stamperia Reale)
Medea escaping in a dragon-pulled chariot from Jason's revenge
Creusa, having put on Medea's poisoned robe, bursts into flames
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
circa 170
LOCATION
Ancona, Museo Archeologico Nazionale delle Marche
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Carl Robert, Die antiken Sarkophagreliefs II, Berlin 1890, pp. 212-213, no. 199
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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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