The life of a painting can be pretty unpredictable. Some are constantly on the move, reaching different parts of the world as they travel through time. When I started at the Getty as an intern, I had only recently returned… More»
Eye-to-eye with Medusa.
It’s safe to look into her eyes here, as this two-sided relief features her severed head. This was made with revived Renaissance lost-wax casting technique.
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Eye-to-eye connects the peoples of yesterday to you through art.