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Roman mosaic of Cupid

The subject matter of this piece is a Cupid holding a mirror riding a fish (dolphin). The work is a Roman mosaic. The tiles are placed separately but…

Class Notes – Mosaic

Mosaic Hybrid creature – Hybrid creature eating a small animal, maybe a lizard – Maybe a Chimera? – Mosaic, looks like it is part of a larger narrative…

Cupids riding dolphins carrying a box of jewels and a mirror

This is a supporting image for the Cupid on a dolphin. This is not the complete work but it shows a side by side of the two cupids….

Top do the mosaic from the house of Amphitrite

Supporting image forth e Cupid mosaic. This is the top of the mosaic in the house of Amphitrite. The woman is believed robe either Amphitrite who is the…

Chimaera Mosiac Istanbul

This is a mosaic of a lion hybrid. Mosaics are made up of very small colorful tiles to compose the larger image, this mosaic is composed of oranges,…

Chimaera Mosiac Istanbul

This is a supporting image of the Chimaera Mosaic held in Istanbul.

Griffin eating lizard mosaic

Describing what we see: This piece is a mosaic that depicts a griffin eating a lizard-creature. It does not appear to be a narrative as the image seems…

Supporting image for the image of Amphitrite

This is a supporting image for the image of Amphitrite, it shows more of the artwork, and we can see another character in the artwork.

Supporting Image for Nereis and Hippocampus

This is a supporting image for the Image of Nereis and Hippocampus, it shows Neptune riding Hippocampus

Oceanus notes

2 people, hybrids, mosaic Well persevered, possibly from Pompeii? Male, could be Pan? He is holding an instrument or staff. Has horns that look like crab claws and…

Griffin and prey notes

Griffin and prey, most likely inland. It’s a mosaic, probably outside because the colours are faded. It looks like it’s on the ground because of the gravel. Is…

Mosaic GRiffin Attack Deer

This Griffin attack Dear Mosaic is a Byzantine Imperial Mosaics collected in the Great palace Mosaic Museum in Istanbul. It’s a part of colonnade of a Hippodrome. The…

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