08 avril 2009

The J. Paul Getty Museum will Return a 1st Century Roman Fresco to Italy in May 2009

Unknown, Fresco Fragment: Landscape, Thrid quarter of 1st century B.C. Object: H: 91 X W: 80.5 X D: 4.5 cm. 96.AG.170. Gift of Barbara and Lawrence Fleischman. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California. LOS ANGELES, CA.- The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today it will return to Italy a Roman fresco fragment dating to the third quarter of the 1st century B.C. The wall fragment, which features a landscape scene, came into the Museum's collection in 1996. "Our decision to return this fragment is based on... [Lire la suite]
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