Beautiful things: paintings, books, sculptures, photographs, artistic finds.
The Getty is art, architecture, and gardens at two locations: the Getty Center in Los Angeles and the Getty Villa in Malibu.
This statuette was probably displayed together with Portrait Busts of Two Youths and this Offering Box and Key in a local shrine of Iuventus, a Roman youth organization.
The hand above looks graceful, but it actually used to be holding a shield.
Statuette of Mars-Cobannus (detail), A.D. 125-175, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum.