Beautiful things: paintings, books, sculptures, photographs, artistic finds.
The Getty is art, architecture, and gardens at two locations: the Getty Center in Los Angeles and the Getty Villa in Malibu.
P.S. Daguerre’s last surviving diorama in Bry-Sur-Marne, a conservation tale!
Portrait of Unidentified Daguerreotypist, 1845, Unknown. J. Paul Getty Museum.
self-ad from an early daguerreotypist
Handsome guy from long ago….his intense eyes still impress.