Saturday, December 10, 2011

Gothic Grandeur: Manuscript Illumination@ The Getty

Gothic Grandeur:  Manuscript Illumination, 1200–1350, on display December 13, 2011–May 13, 2012, at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, celebrates the achievements of Gothic manuscript illumination in Europe. The exhibition also spotlights two new acquisitions: the Abbey Bible, considered a pinnacle of Gothic illumination, and a previously unknown German leaf from a superb Apocalypse manuscript.