Art and Faith, Too

Monday, 5 July 2010

Unknown Artist. Alexander Mosaic. Greco-Roman. Pompeii ITALY. circa 100 BC. Copy of either Apelles of Kos or Philoxenos of Eretria (both 4th century BC)

Alexander Mosaic

Unknown Artist

circa 100 BC

Greco-Roman copy from Pompeii (near present-day Pompei (Province of Napoli. Campania Region)) ITALY of either Apelles of Kos or Philoxenos of Eretria, both 4th century BC. 

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Here is a contemporary reconstruction of what some think the original looked like:

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