Roman Villa at Malibu: A Guided Tour with Professor Bernard Frischer

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Roman Villa at Malibu: A Guided Tour with Professor Bernard Frischer

  • 1987 ----- color ----- 30 min ----- vhs
  • Bernard Frischer, Professor of Classics, UCLA, conducts a tour of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu, the only full scale reproduction of a Roman villa in North America. He points out the architecture, the decorations and various rooms and their assumed uses. Latin terms are explained. Architectural differences necessitated by location of the present villa are also noted.
  • Topics: (Architecture, Art: History)