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Study photographs of medieval panel painting.

Getty Research Institute.

Available at Special Collections  L3 : PHOTO ARCHIVE - MEDIEVAL  (ND140 )()

  • Title:
    Study photographs of medieval panel painting.
  • Author/Creator: Getty Research Institute.
  • Creation Date: 19--?
  • Biographical/Historical Note: In 1974, the J. Paul Getty Museum began assembling a "photo library" by consolidating the visual resources of each existing curatorial department. By the early 1980s, the Photo Archive was actively acquiring large collections of photographs from commercial and private sources and scholars' archives that contained a photographic component. In 1983, the nearly one million photographs of the Photo Archive were incorporated into the Research Institute's Special Collections.
  • Arrangement: Arranged by country or geographic/historical division.
  • Physical Desc.: 2 boxes (61 photographic prints) : b&w ; 35 cm..
  • Summary: This assembled collection of modern photographs of medieval painting offers limited coverage of moveable works executed on panel. Holdings are strongest for Spanish painting, and there are also sections for Italian and Byzantine works. Objects represented include altar frontals, antependia, icons, retables, and miscellaneous panels. The chief source for the photographs in this collection is the commercial firm Hirmer Verlag.
  • Cumulative Index/Finding Aid: Repository's online Photo Archive Database (Medieval collection) includes photograph level access to images in this collection.
  • Notes: Title devised.
    Size of photographs varies; most 8 x 10 in.
  • Form/Genre: Photographic prints
  • Subjects: Panel painting, Medieval Panel painting, Spanish Panel painting, Italian Painting, Byzantine Altarpieces Icons
  • LC Call Number: ND140
  • ID/Accession Number: 1388-242
    76.P.21
  • Access/Rights: Open for use by qualified researchers.
    Photographs and permission to publish must be obtained from copyright holder(s).
  • OCLC Record Number: 78461687

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