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Distinct from the general library collections, special collections contain rare and unique primary source materials in areas of art history and visual culture, including rare books, prints, photographs, documents, letters, and ephemera.

Spotlight: New Acquisitions in Latin American Art

The Getty Research Institute continues to grow its collections relating to Latin America, reflecting the significance of Hispanic communities for the Los Angeles region. Recent acquisitions include works by Alfredo Ramos Martínez (Mexican, 1871–1946), Lourdes Grobet (Mexican, 1940–2022), David Lamelas (Argentinian, b. 1946), and correspondence between José Luis Cuevas (Mexican, 1934–2017) and Jorge Camacho (Cuban, 1934–2011). Learn more