Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum, Illuminated Manuscripts. The Getty Museum’s collection of illuminated manuscripts, featured in this book, comprises masterpieces of medieval and Renaissance art. Dating from the tenth to the sixteenth century, they were produced in France, Italy, Belgium, Germany, England, Spain, Poland, and the eastern Mediterranean.

Features medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts, including liturgical books, intimate devotional volumes, Bibles, and a model book of calligraphy.

Silver Canvas: Daguerreotypes Masterpieces from the J. Paul Getty Museum

Books: The Silver Canvas: Daguerreotype Masterpieces from the J. Paul Getty Museum (Paperback) by Bates Lowry (Author) and Isabel Lowry (Author)

Italian Ceramics: Catalogue of the J. Paul Getty Museum Collection

Italian Ceramics offers a wealth of new information about the Getty Museum's superb collection of Italian ceramic art spanning four hundred years.

André-Charles Boulle, Movement maker Paul Gudin - J. Paul Getty Museum - Wikipedia

bracket clock Movement maker Paul Gudin (French, active about 1729 - Case attributed to André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642 - master before

An overview of the J. Paul Getty Museum and its activities.

About the Museum (Getty Museum)

Mummy Portraits in the J. Paul Getty Museum

Mummy portraits from the collection are catalogued in this text by Dr. David Thompson, who places the works in the context of other Fayum paintings.

J. Paul Getty~Birth: Dec. 15, 1892 Minneapolis Hennepin County Minnesota, USA~Death: 	Jun. 6, 1976 Surrey, England ~Burial:Getty Villa Pacific Palisades Los Angeles County California, USA Plot: Private locked garden ~~ Must read Bio

1976 Surrey, England ~Burial:Getty Villa Pacific Palisades Los Angeles County California, USA Plot: Private locked garden ~~ Must read Bio

J. Paul Getty ~ An American industrialist, the founder of the Getty Oil Company. He built an oil empire that was vertically integrated, controlling all parts of the business from the oil well to the retail gas station. This made him the richest man of his day, one of the first people in the world with a fortune of over 1 billion U.S. dollars. Getty was also an avid collector of art and antiquities, and his collection forms the basis of the J. Paul Getty Museum in California.

Paul Getty, Oil Billionaire In Tulsa, Oklahoma

fishstickmonkey:  “ James P. Weston (American, active South America about 1849 and New York 1851-1852 and 1855 -1857)  [Portrait of an Asian Man in Top Hat]  c. 1856 Daguerreotype, hand-colored 1/9 plate  The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles  ”

fishstickmonkey: “ James P. Weston (American, active South America about 1849 and New York 1851-1852 and 1855 -1857) [Portrait of an Asian Man in Top Hat] c. 1856 Daguerreotype, hand-colored 1/9 plate The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles ”

In this Sept. 13, 1974 file photo, J. Paul Getty III, right, stands beside his then bride Martine Zacher, after their marriage in the village of Sovicille, Italy. Getty, the troubled grandson of a U.S. multibillionaire oil magnate who once lost an ear in a grisly kidnapping, has died at age 54. His son, actor Balthazar Getty, confirmed Tuesday Feb. 8, 2011 that his father died Saturday Feb. 5, 2011 surrounded by his family at his English mansion in Buckinghamshire, northwest of London. The…

1974 file photo, J. Paul Getty III, right, stands beside his…

Ideal Female Head, 1769-70  // by Augustin Pajou, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California, US.

statuemania: Ideal Female Heads by Augustin Pajou, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California, US.

"Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium" at the J. Paul Getty Museum and Los Angeles County Museum of Art is a thorough examination.

How Robert Mapplethorpe went from America's pariah to America's sweetheart

"Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium" at the J. Paul Getty Museum and Los Angeles County Museum of Art is a thorough examination.

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