16 juillet 2009

Getty Features Etruscan Bronze Masterpiece, 'The Chimaera of Arezzo' in Exhibition

Unknown, The Chimaera of Arezzo, about 400-375 B.C. Bronze. Object: H: 78.5 X L: 129 cm. VEX.2009.2.1 Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Florence, Italy. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Inaugurating the J. Paul Getty Museum’s partnership with the Museo Archeologico Nazionale in Florence, The Chimaera of Arezzo, on view from July 16, 2009–February 8, 2010, at the Getty Museum at the Getty Villa, features a masterpiece of Etruscan bronzework known as the Chimaera of Arezzo. This large-scale sculpture of a triple-headed, fire-breathing monster is... [Lire la suite]