NEW FROM GETTY PUBLICATIONS
Pontormo from Drawing to Painting
Edited by Bruce Edelstein and Davide Gasparotto
Jacopo Carucci, known as Pontormo, was the leading painter in sixteenth-century Florence and one of the most original and extraordinary Mannerist artists. This stunning exhibition catalogue presents a fascinating and fresh look at Pontormo's creative process, shedding new light on the remarkable artist.
This volume accompanies an exhibition on view at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, NY through January 6, 2019, and at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center February 5 to April 28, 2019.
The Art of Curating
Paul J. Sachs and the Museum Course at Harvard
Sally Anne Duncan and Andrew McClellan
From 1921 through 1948, Paul J. Sachs offered a yearlong program in art museum training through Harvard University that produced dozens of directors, curators, assistants, and educators for North American institutions. This book is an in-depth look at the course itself and how it would shape American museums for years to come.
The Sistine Chapel
Paradise in Rome
Translated by David Dollenmayer
This concise, informative account of the Sistine Chapel unpacks its complex history to reveal the remarkable unity of the images in relation to theology, politics, and the intentions of the artists themselves, who include Botticelli, Michelangelo, and Raphael.