Divine Comedy

Posted in Art, Exhibitions and Installations, J. Paul Getty Museum, Manuscripts and Books

To Hell and Back: Dante’s Inferno in Art and Film

Filipo Argenti receiving his eternal torments in the River Styx (courtesy ©2007, Dante Film, LLC)

UPDATE: The screening of the 1911 film L’Inferno, scheduled for Saturday, June 23, at 3:00 p.m., has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience. The other two films will screen as planned. The Museum’s Department of Manuscripts recently opened the… More»

Also tagged , , , , , , , 1 Response
  • Facebook

  • Twitter

  • Tumblr

    • photo from Tumblr

      JMW Turner created highlights by scratching off paint with a fingernail that he kept long just for that special task.

      03/28/15

  • Flickr