Italian Court Says the Getty’s Prized Ancient Bronze Should Be Seized

Italian Court Says the Getty’s Prized Ancient Bronze Should Be Seized

It is a Greek statue, but it surely was discovered within the open waters of the Adriatic by Italian fishermen. It now stands within the Getty Villa, a museum in Los Angeles. Which nation is the rightful house for the so-called Getty Bronze? An Italian courtroom dominated this month it belongs to Italy, and may […]

Five Must-See Artworks at the Renovated Getty Villa

Five Must-See Artworks on the Renovated Getty Villa

“There isn’t a bubble around the classical world, no hard and fast lines separating one culture from another,” mentioned Mr. Potts, noting that Alexander the Great’s conquests included Central Asia, and that the Roman Empire prolonged so far as Afghanistan. He was giving a tour of a brand new gallery referred to as “The Classical […]