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THE LAST DAYS OF POMPEII: DECADENCE, APOCALYPSE, RESURRECTION. Victoria C. Gardner Coates et al. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2012. Organized in association with Cleveland Museum of Art. 264 pp. with 197 ills. (157 col.). 29 x 25 cm. LC 2012-12303 ISBN 9781606061152 In English.
Explores the potent legacy in the modern artistic imagination of the destruction of Pompeii by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79, documenting nearly 100 paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures and photographs produced over the past three centuries by Piranesi, Fragonard, Ingres, Bierstadt, Dali, Duchamp, Rauschenberg, Warhol and dozens of other diverse artists whose works were inspired by the ancient Roman catastrophe.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Several Media
Plans: 73,01,06,07,08,17
Worldwide Number: 034796
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