Minneapolis Institute of Arts

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts has an impressive collection of ancient art (I’m sure they also have an impressive collection of non-ancient art but I was pressed for time). Also free admission and parking!

A Doryphoros, late Republican copy of a Classical Greek original.

Pompeian fresco, perhaps of a Lar, 1st century CE.

Portrait of a woman, late first century CE.

Elephant mosaic from Syria, ca. 500 CE.

Funerary relief from Palmyra, ca. 200 CE.

Assyrian siege relief, Nimrud, 746-727 BCE.

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