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thegetty:

Two approaches to conserving a collection of vase fragments:

1. Fill in the gaps with simple black. This makes the loss more present.
2. Add terracotta silhouettes. This makes the scene more coherent, bringing it to life from the sparse available clues.

A labor of love by Getty antiquities conservator Jeff Maish.

Restored Mixing Vessel with Greeks Battling Amazons, attributed to the Syleus Painter, Greek, made in Athens, 480–470 B.C. Terracotta, 25 3/8 in. high. The J. Paul Getty Museum

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frenchoffence:

Nicolas Andreas Taralis fall 2013

frenchoffence:

Nicolas Andreas Taralis fall 2013

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girlannachronism:

Elie Saab spring 2011 rtw details

girlannachronism:

Elie Saab spring 2011 rtw details

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bibliographics:

Owen Jones (1809-1874) was an English born Welsh architect and designer. Jones created a comprehensive global design reference book, The Grammar of Ornament published in 1856.

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