New from the Getty Research Institute

Thomas S. Hines Archive

Thomas S. Hines Archive

The research files, site photographs, correspondence, and autograph album of architectural historian and professor Thomas S. Hines.

Article: The Correspondence of Lawrence Alloway and Sylvia Sleigh

Article: The Correspondence of Lawrence Alloway and Sylvia Sleigh

A close look at some of the 1,000 letters and postcards between Alloway, an art critic and curator, and Sleigh, a painter and activist.

Article: Why Illustrate a Cookbook?

Article: Why Illustrate a Cookbook?

Hand-colored plates from an edition of Opera di M. Bartolomeo Scappi . . . (1570), the first illustrated cookbook.

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