The fanciful nature of a 19th century chandelier revealedRead More
Sculpture and Decorative Arts
Posts related to the Department of Sculpture and Decorative Arts at the J. Paul Getty Museum.
The hidden story of a marble bust.Read More
A tale of a French silversmith and his video-game double.Read More
The tale of a ceramic Renaissance dish and its tiny twin.Read More
A 17th-century Roman cabinet and a Bernini bust of one of its former owners.Read More
A nude mythological sculpture provides a preview to a Bouchardon moment at the Getty.Read More