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J. Paul Getty Museum announces landmark acquisition of a Medieval Hebrew manuscript

The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today the acquisition of the Rothschild Pentateuch, the most spectacular medieval Hebrew manuscript to become …

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Rethinking A Century of Fashion Photography

In 1911, the French publisher Lucien Vogel challenged Edward Steichen to create the first artistic, rather than documentary, fashion photographs, a …

Fashion Photography

‘Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911-2011’ Review: Capturing the Trend

Fashion photography not only documents a season’s new look but zooms in on a zeitgeist about to coalesce.<p>Los Angeles<p>...

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A Century of Fashion Through the Lens

Enter the glamorous world of fashion through photographers who shaped the industry, from then to now, at the Getty Museum, Los Angeles.Read More

Los Angeles

Head Over Heels With Photography And Fashion

Edward Goldman falls head over heels with the Getty’s photography exhibition“Icons Of Style."

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A Look Back at 100 Years of Fashion Photography

For as much its critics may proclaim that fashion is frivolous or some kind of fantastical escapism, it’s worth remembering that one of fashion’s …

Fashion Photography

Exclusive Images from the 'Icons of Style' J. Paul Getty Fashion Exhibit

The 10 decades encompassed in <i>Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography, 1911–2011</i>, opening today at the Getty in LA, conclude at a telling …

Culture

When does Trust start on BBC One, who's in the cast with Donald Sutherland and what's the John Paul Getty drama about?

THE JOHN Paul Getty story is set to be told again in new BBC drama Trust.<p>Here's everything you need to know about this show starring Donald …

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Fashion Photography Gets Its Due in a New Show, “Icons of Style,” at the Getty

Bucking the trend for crowd-drawing monographic photography shows is “Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography,” at the J. Paul Getty Trust. It’s been more than 40 years since such a survey was mounted in the USA. Why the gap? By way of explanation, curator Paul Martineau quotes Richard …

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The Photographers Who Made a Century of Fashion Pop

Sharp<p>The Photographers Who Made a Century of Fashion Pop<p>The striking genius of fashion photographers like Lillian Bassman, Richard Avedon, and …

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A court ordered the Getty Museum to repatriate a prized bronze statue to Italy, but the museum will appeal.

<i>Statue of a Victorious Youth</i>, 300-100 BCE. Courtesy of the J. Paul Getty Museum.A court in Pesaro, Italy ordered that Los Angeles’s J. Paul Getty …

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Getty loses Italian court ruling on 'Victorious Youth' but vows to keep fighting for prized statue

An Italian court has ruled that one of the J. Paul Getty Museum's most prized antiquities, the Greek bronze known as “Statue of a Victorious Youth,” should be repatriated to Italy — but the Getty isn’t giving up the fight.<p>The ruling, issued Friday in Pesaro, is the latest in Italian court rulings …

Italy

Is that a Smile or a Scream?

<i>In Focus: Expressions,</i> an exhibition featuring 45 works drawn from the J. Paul Getty Museum’s permanent collection, addresses the enduring …

Photography

Getty Museum Acquires Rodin, Claudel Sculptures

You'll be able to see the four bronze sculptures by Auguste Rodin and his onetime student Camille Claudel at The Getty this summer.<p>LOS ANGELES, CA — …

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Irving Penn | Mailman, New York | The Met

Mailman, New York<p>Artist:Irving Penn (American, Plainfield, New Jersey 1917–2009 New York)<p>Date:1951, printed 1967<p>Medium:Platinum-palladium …

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Brendan Fraser (‘Trust’) on how Getty fixer James Fletcher Chace is a time traveler and Greek chorus rolled into one [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW]

“He’s somewhat of a time traveler,” says <b>Brendan Fraser</b> about playing <b>James Fletcher Chace</b> in the FX drama series “Trust.” Chace is a former CIA agent …

Entertainment

‘Trust’ Emmy FYC Event: Red carpet interviews with Hilary Swank, Brendan Fraser, Simon Beaufoy, Harris Dickinson, and Michael Esper [WATCH]

FX showcased its new drama series “Trust” to prospective Emmy voters recently with an FYC event at the Saban Media Center in North Hollywood. Gold …

Entertainment

Diddy's Son Dad's the New J. Paul Getty ... $21M Art is Just a Start

<b>Diddy</b>'s adopted son says his father isn't just dabbling in high-priced art ... the music/tv/fashion/liquor mogul is diving headfirst into the art …

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Exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum addresses the enduring fascination with the human face

<b>LOS ANGELES, CA</b><b>.-</b> From Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, to Edvard Munch’s The Scream, to Dorothea Lange’s Migrant Mother, the human face has been a …

Leonardo Da Vinci

In Focus: Expressions

Modern portraiture often returns to the human face as a focus, striving to capture a fleeting smile, glance, or grimace able to denote multitudes …

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The J. Paul Getty Museum opens 'Pathways to Paradise: Medieval India and Europe'

<b>LOS ANGELES, CA</b><b>.-</b> Thousands of miles, harsh terrains, and diverse waterways separate India and Europe, and yet people and materials in these vast …

Museums

University spokesperson Lisa Lapin to leave Stanford for J. Paul Getty Trust

Stanford’s Vice President of University Communications Lisa Lapin M.L.A. ’15 was recently appointed the J. Paul Getty Trust Vice President of …

Student Journalism

J. Paul Getty Trust announces appointment of Lisa Lapin as vice president of communications

The J. Paul Getty Trust has appointed Lisa Lapin as Vice President of Communications. Lapin is currently the Vice President for University …

Los Angeles

Attributed to the Amasis Painter | Fragment of a terracotta kylix: band-cup (drinking cup) | Greek, Attic | Archaic | The Met

von Bothmer, Dietrich and Alan L. Boegehold. 1985. <i>The Amasis Painter and His World: Vase-Painting in Sixth-Century B.C. Athens</i>. no. 56, pp. 208-11, …

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Fresco Panel Depicting Dionysos and Ariadne

This image is available for download, without charge, under the Getty's Open Content Program.<p><b>Fresco Panel Depicting Dionysos and Ariadne</b><p>Unknown 94 × …

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Art History, Refreshed at the Getty

The newly reinstalled antiquities at the Getty Villa make the story of art accessible and engaging to a 21st-century audience.<p>Los Angeles<p>The paradox of the classical world is that it is ever-present, pervading so many aspects of daily life, and at the same remote to the concerns of that life. So …

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Collection of Ptolemaic Jewelry (16)

"La Chronique des Arts: Principales Acquisitions des Musée en 1992." <i>Gazette des Beaux-Arts</i> 121, ser. 6 (March 1993), pp. 1-104; 1 is published; see …

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The First Art Newspaper on the Net

Miller became the first woman to be dean of Yale College in December 2008 and served until June 2014.<p><b>LOS ANGELES, CA</b><b>.-</b> The J. Paul Getty Trust …

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NEWS: Mary Miller Appointed Director of Getty Research Institute

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