Art @ the Getty

24 Jul

My visit to the Getty Museum over the weekend was truly an enriching one! While I have been there in the past, it wasn’t until this last time that I was able to really absorb and appreciate the art-filled halls. Take a look at my favorites…

A Banquet Piece by Peter Claesz (1630)

An Allegory of Fortune by Dosso Dossi (1530)

Portrait of Barbara Kressin by Netherlandish Master (1544)

Portrait of John Chetwynd Talbot by Pompeo Batoni (1773)

Saint Mary Magdalene @ the Sephulcher by Girovani Girolamo Sevoldo (1530)

The Baptism of Christ by Paolo Caliari (1580-1588)

The Entombment by Peter Paul Rubens (1612)

The Pieta by Circle of Fernando Gallego (1490-1500)

The Resurrection by Pieter Lastman (1612)

Venus and Adonis by Tiziano Vecellio (1555-1560)

French Grand Bed (1775-1780)

French Room

L-R: Chinese Porcelain Vase (1662-1722), French Basket (1756), Chinese Porcelain Bowl (1662-1722)

Portrait Bust of Maria Cerri Capranica by Giuliano Finelli (1637-1643)

L-R: Mars & Venus attributed to Hans Mont (1575), Virgin & Child by Andrea Briosco (1520-1525)

The Suicide of Lucretia by the workshop of Carl von Egeri (1561)

French Long-Case Clock (1744)

French Tapestry (1748-1770)

Leather Medallion of Louis XIV (1700)

Leave a comment

Posted by on July 24, 2011 in Art, Travel


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: