Volume 4/1977


The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal: Volume 4/1977


88 pages

PDF file size: 7.4 MB


The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal is a compendium of articles and notes pertaining to the Museum’s permanent collections of decorative arts. This volume includes an introduction and two articles by Gillian Wilson, Curator of Decorative Arts. Volume 4 also features articles by Jiří Frel, the Museum’s Curator of Antiquities; Edith A. Standen, Curatorial Consultant, Department of Western European Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York; Geraldine C. Hussman, California State University at Northridge; Jean-Luc Bordeaux, Professor of Art History and Director of the Fine Arts Gallery, California State University at Northridge; and Faya Causey, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Sèvres Porcelain at the J. Paul Getty Museum
    Gillian Wilson
  • Some Notes on the Cartoons Used at the Gobelins and Beauvais Tapestry Manufactories in the Eighteenth Century
    Edith A. Standen
  • New Information on French Furniture at the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
    Gillian Wilson
  • Boucher’s Psyche at the Basketmakers: a Closer Look
    Geraldine C. Hussman
  • The Tragic Loss of the Grand Salon from the Hôtel Cordier de Launay
    Jean-Luc Bordeaux
  • The Kleophrades Painter in Malibu
    Jiří Frel
  • Six Additional Heads of the Ares Ludovisi Type
    Faya Causey