Catalogue of the Collections


Italian Maiolica: Catalogue of the Collections

Catherine Hess


144 pages

PDF file size: 24.0 MB


The Museum’s outstanding collection of maiolica is significant because most of the major pottery centers, maiolica forms, and styles are represented. This current catalogue presents the collection in a chronological progression according to stylistic trends. Lavish color plates accompany the detailed entries.

Table of Contents

  • Foreword
    John Walsh
  • Acknowledgments
    Catherine Hess
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Catalogue
  • Profiles

About the Authors

Catherine Hess is associate curator in the Department of Sculpture and Works of Art at the J. Paul Getty Museum.