The Getty Villa. Marion True, Jorge Silvetti, Salvatore Settis, Introduction.

The Getty Villa

Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, 2005.

Softcover. Near fine. 230 pp, extensively illustrated with color photographs. Indexed. Very slight cover wear, otherwise as new. Clean, tight, unmarked. "A lively history of the Getty that chronicles its growth from a small museum in a ranch house in Malibu to an organization that now comprises not only the renown Museum, but also the Research Institute, Conservation Institute, and Foundation. But most engagingly, this book records the architectural adventure of reconfiguring a beautifully but topographically challenging site into one that could continue to accomodate the splendid Museum building and could also provide for an outdoor theater, laboratories for convervation work [and more]." Oversized; shipping charges will be more than standard for priority or international orders.

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