Volume 12/1984


The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal: Volume 12/1984


318 pages

PDF file size: 43.9 MB


The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal is a compendium of articles and notes pertaining to the Museum’s permanent collections of antiquities and decorative arts. This volume includes a supplement introduced by John Walsh with a fully illustrated checklist of the Getty’s 1983 acquisitions. Volume 12 includes articles written by Pat Getz-Preziosi, Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway, Guntram Koch, Jiří Frel, Reynold Higgins, Alain Pasquier, Birgitta Lindros Wohl, Mario A. Del Chiaro, David Ball, Frank Bommer, Hille Kunckel, Anna Manzoni Macdonnell, Georges Daux, Stanley M. Burstein, Jaan Puhvel, Marit Jentoft-Nilsen, Gillian Wilson, Adrian Sassoon, and Charissa Bremer-David.

Table of Contents

  • Nine Fragments of Early Cycladic Sculpture in Southern California
    Pat Getz-Preziosi
  • An Early Cypriote Sculpture
    Pat Getz-Preziosi
  • The Fashion of the Elgin Kore
    Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway
  • Zum Grabrelief der Helena
    Guntram Koch
  • Ancient Repairs to Classical Sculptures at Malibu
    Jiří Frel
  • Boeotian Horseman
    Reynold Higgins
  • Une Statuette Béotienne au Musée J. Paul Getty
    Alain Pasquier
  • Three Female Head Antefixes from Etruria
    Birgitta Lindros Wohl
  • Two Fragmentary Etruscan Painted Terracotta Panels
    Mario A. Del Chiaro
  • A Bear Hunt Mosaic
    David Ball
  • Ein Silberstreifen
    Frank Bommer
  • Ein kleines Bronzerhyton
    Hille Kunckel
  • An Egotistical Lamp Maker from El Djem
    Anna Manzoni Macdonnell
  • Sacrifices à Thorikos
    Georges Daux
  • A New Tabula Iliaca: The Vasek Polak Chronicle
    Stanley M. Burstein
  • Etruscan Inscriptions at the J. Paul Getty Museum
    Jaan Puhvel
  • A Fourth- and Third-Century B.C. Hoard of Tarentine Silver
    Marit Jentoft-Nilsen
  • Acquisitions Made by the Department of Decorative Arts in 1983
    Gillian Wilson, Adrian Sassoon, Charissa Bremer-David
    • Acquisitions in 1983: Introduction
    • Notes to the Reader
    • Antiquities
    • Decorative Arts
    • Drawings
    • Manuscripts
    • Paintings
  • Trustees
  • List of Professional Staff