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Luxus : the sumptuous arts of Greece and Rome

Author: Kenneth D S Lapatin; J. Paul Getty Museum,
Publisher: Los Angeles : The J. Paul Getty Museum, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With a series of in-depth essays, more than 225 color illustrations and commentaries, and an extensive bibliography, Kenneth Lapatin provides an integrated contextual analysis of a wide variety of ancient Greek and Roman luxury objects fashioned from gold and silver, semiprecious hard stones, and organic materials such as ivory, wood, amber, and pearl"--Provided by publisher.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth D S Lapatin; J. Paul Getty Museum,
ISBN: 9781606064221 1606064223
OCLC Number: 897001603
Description: xi, 291 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Gold --
Silver --
Intaglios --
Cameos --
Vessels --
Sculpture --
Ivory --
Wood --
Amber --
Pearls --
Coral --
Textiles.
Responsibility: Kenneth Lapatin.
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