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Getty Blog: New Identification of a Renaissance Bust at the Getty

Tuesday, November 19, 2019  

Child’s Portrait Sheds Light on a Violent Episode in Renaissance History

New research demonstrates that a sculpture in the Getty’s collection is associated with a harrowing episode of anti-Semitic violence in late-1400s Italy.

For more information, including a conversation between Jeanette Kohl, professor for Italian Renaissance art at the University of California, Riverside, and the Getty Museum’s senior curator of sculpture and decorative arts, Anne-Lise Demas, see: https://blogs.getty.edu/iris/childs-portrait-sheds-light-on-a-violent-episode-in-renaissance-history/


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