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Cabinet of Wonders


The Augsburg Display Cabinet—the Getty Museum’s 17th-century “cabinet of curiosities” on display starting tomorrow in our New Galleries for Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture and Decorative Arts—is both a work of art and an early prototype of museums. With dozens of… More»

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      Italy, 400 Years Ago

      In the early 1600s, architect and printmaker Giulio Parigi sketched his away across Italy. From landscapes to city views, these drawings capture what a creative mind was captivated by centuries ago. 

      Page through the entire sketchbook here.


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