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The Annunciation to the Shepherds; Georges Trubert (French, active Provence, France 1469 - 1508); Provence, France; about 1480–1490; Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold and silver paint, and ink on parchment; Leaf: 11.4 × 8.6 cm (4 1/2 × 3 3/8 in.); 93.ML.6.54v courtesy J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, Los Angeles

The Wondrous Cosmos in Medieval Manuscripts at The Getty


The Wondrous Cosmos in Medieval Manuscripts is a new exhibition on view April 30 – July 28, 2019, at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center in Los Angeles


Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World – Getty


The J. Paul Getty Museum in the Getty Center, Los Angeles, will present a new exhibition May 14 – August 18 – Book of Beasts: The Bestiary in the Medieval World

Illustrations for Creation Zone multimedia interactive as part of Alexander Calder: Workshop for Kids, National Gallery Victoria 2019

Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor & Workshop for Kids – NGV


Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor at NGV April to August reflects his influential career, with a Workshop for Kids allowing them to explore their creative self

Detail of 17th-century portrait of Murasaki Shikibu, wearing the j?nihitoe, by Tosa Mitsuoki (1617–1691)

The Tale of Genji: A Japanese Classic Illuminated at The Met


Written c1000 at the imperial court in Japan by the Lady Murasaki Shikibu The Tale of Genji has had a profound effect on the evolution of literature and romance