Italian Ceramics - Catalogue of the J.Paul Getty Museum Collection Catherine Hess

Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
31 Mar 2006
ISBN:
9780892366705
Imprint:
Getty Publishing
Dimensions:
224 pages: 310 x 239 x 30mm
Illustrations:
50 colour, 270 duotone & 17 line illustrations, 2 maps

In 1984 the Getty Museum acquired a collection of Italian Renaissance majolica, or tin-glazed earthenware. This volume catalogues this collection of 45 objects spanning 400 years, including a pair of 18th-century candlesticks representing mythological scenes and a tabletop with hunting scenes.