Tiberius: Conserving a Statue, Restoring a Reputation
Date: Sunday January 19, 2014, at 1 pm - 4 pm
Location: Meeting Rooms, Getty Villa
Admission: Tickets required.
The biography of Tiberius, Rome's second emperor, is marked by family strife and scandalous reports. Can the over life-size portrait from Herculaneum help to rectify the picture? Explore the history of the statue and the character of the man with conservator Erik Risser and curator David Saunders. Complements the exhibition Tiberius: Portrait of an Emperor. Course fee $35 (includes refreshments). Complimentary parking.