What's New

←Prev Next→

Initial A: Young Christ Blessing (detail) from Antiphonal P of San Giorgio Maggiore, Belbello da Pavia, about 1467-1470. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. 96, verso

The Rise and Fall of a Court Artist in Renaissance Italy

The unusual life tale of Renaissance illuminator Belbello da Pavia More»

Booker T. Washington, 1905–45, Harris & Ewing. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-H25- 14111-B

Pictures for Education: The Records of Art Dealer M. Knoedler & Co.

Booker T. Washington appears in the M. Knoedler archive. More»

Bust of Pope Paul V / Gian Lorenzo Bernini

This Just In: A Rediscovered Bernini

An elusive masterpiece joins the collection More»

Initial L: The Nativity, Master B. F., about 1542–45. Archivio Storico Civico e Biblioteca Trivulziana, Milan
Corale A, fol. 33 (© Comune di Milano. All rights reserved.)

Parallel Exhibitions on Renaissance Courts

Los Angeles and Milan host parallel exhibitions of illuminated manuscripts. More»

Jacquelyn Clements

Grad Intern Diary: Jacquelyn Clements

Studying Greece’s enchanting landscape. More»

    Featured Story

    Hoefnagel-Inspired illumination showing a fly and a fuchsia

    Botanical Art Inspired by Renaissance Illuminations

    Botanical illuminations inspired by a rare Renaissance book. More»

    • Facebook

    • Twitter

    • Tumblr

      • photo from Tumblr

        Whose Values?, a collaborative project between Barbara Kruger and local high school students, asks some big questions. Here’s what our visitors have been saying.

        What do you fear?


    • Flickr