Paintings from the J. Paul Getty Museum
This collection contains nearly 400 images of European paintings from the 14th century through the early 20th century. Areas of particular strength include Northern Italian Renaissance painting, Baroque painting from Italy and Flanders, Dutch painting of the 17th century, and French painting of the 18th and 19th centuries. The collection also includes a number of pastels, predominately from the 18th century.

To find these images, from the ARTstor Welcome page click on “Image Gallery.” Choose “J. Paul Getty Museum Collection” to view all images in this collection.

Tapestries from the Getty Research Institute, Photo Study Collection

The Getty Research Institute’s Photo Study Collection contains more than two million study photographs, many of which are historic in nature. Featured here are 4,879 images from the Tapestries Collection, most of which are based on the French & Company dealer archive. The Tapestries Collection at the Getty Research Institute constitutes one of the few comprehensive visual resources for the study of medieval and early modern European tapestries from the late 15th through the late 18th centuries.

To find these images from the ARTstor Welcome page, click on “Image Gallery.” Choose “Study Photographs of Tapestries in the Getty Research Library Photo Study Collection” to view all images in this collection.

These collections were harvested into ARTstor using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting. The Dublin Core data set was supplemented with CDWA-Lite, and data content from the library and museum conditioned by CCO, Cataloging Cultural Objects. If you would like to know more about CDWA-Lite, please contact: