Visual display of the Orpheus Mosaic

Orpheus Mosaic

  • ca. 0300
  • A 300 A.D. mosaic featuring Orpheus playing an instrument, surrounded by animals. A single monkey sits in the tree next t him.

Details

Illustrator
Tempefla, Antonius
Date
  • ca. 0300
Language
  • English
Collection
Description of Originals
  • Black and white illustration
  • 15 cm by 9 cm
Subjects
Part of
Nash Collection of Primates in Art and Illustration
Source
Zuckerman, Solly. The Ape in Myth & Art. Scotland: Verdigris Press, 1998.
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