Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Getty Museum Announces Nearly 500 Donations to Photographs and Paintings Collections

[Abraham Solomon (British, 1824-1862), Not Guilty, 1859. Oil on canvas. Unframed: 63.5 X 88.9. 2008.79.2 Partial and Promised Gift of Barbara and Norman S. Namerow, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles]


Hels said...

This painting, Not Guilty, is super. When I was discussing the Solomon siblings (, I considered putting in its pair, Waiting for the Verdict.

Later I found a very interesting discussion (by lawyers, not art historians) in the Not PC blog (


Hermes said...

Thank you, I try to feature the Solomon's when I can as I don't think they are as well known as their talent deserves. Thanks for the links.