Mount Vesuvius erupted on August 24, A.D. 79, burying Pompeii and neighboring towns under tons of ash and volcanic debris. Rediscovered by accident some 1,650 years later, the Vesuvian ruins captured the imagination of artists and writers, who vied to… More»
A show #NowOnView at the Getty Center explores hatching in drawings.
Portrait of Joseph Roulin, 1888, Vincent van Gogh. J. Paul Getty Museum.
Study of a Seated Woman, about 1730, Jean-Baptiste Pater. J. Paul Getty Museum.
A Falconer in a Landscape, 1557. J. Paul Getty Museum.
Self-Portrait by Charles Samuel Keene, about 1845. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles