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10 edition of Building the Getty found in the catalog.

Building the Getty

by Richard Meier

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles.
    • Subjects:
    • Getty Center (Los Angeles, Calif.),
    • Richard Meier & Partners,
    • Art centers -- California -- Los Angeles,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Meier.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA6813.U6 L676 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL682627M
      ISBN 100375400435
      LC Control Number97029326

      Early Years. J. Paul Getty was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Decem In , his father, former attorney George Franklin Getty, founded the Minnehoma Oil Company in : The Getty Center, in Brentwood, Los Angeles, California, is a campus for cultural institutions founded by oilman J. Paul $ billion center opened on Decem People like its architecture, gardens, and views overlooking Los Angeles. The center is at the top of a hill, and visitors travel from a visitor's parking garage at the bottom of the hill to the top using a three-car Collection size: art museum.

      What are you building your fort out of? Getty Images. Blankets, blankets, and more blankets Via Getty Images String lights Via Getty Images A good book Via Penguin Press.   Both the author and Paul Getty died prior to the book’s publication. Mammoliti has been attempting to produce his own version of the film since , when he earned $60, by appearing in a.

      Because collections are continually updated, Getty Images cannot guarantee that any particular item will be available until time of licensing. Please carefully review any restrictions accompanying the Licensed Material on the Getty Images website and contact your Getty Images representative if you have a question about them.   He looked specifically to Kidnapped: The Tragic Life of J. Paul Getty III, in which journalist Charles Fox spoke extensively with the younger Getty and other family members, building upon his.


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