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The Special Collections and Institutional Archives departments create finding aids for the Getty Research Institute's archival and visual resource collections and for a few historical records of the J. Paul Getty Trust. A "finding aid" describes the scope and contents of a group of records and provides an inventory of materials within the records.

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Decorative arts--Europe[X]
Account books (1)
Art dealers--Great Britain (1)
Art dealers--United States (1)
Art--Collectors and collecting (1)
Art--Conservation and restoration (1)
Art--Exhibitions (1)
Arthur Tooth & Sons (1)
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Color photography (1)
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Decorative arts, Medieval--Europe (1)
Decorative arts--France (1)
Decorative arts--History (1)
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Enamel and enameling--Europe (1)
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Pélissier, Georges Constantin (1)
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Smith, Matthew, 1879-1959 (1)
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Tiffany and Company (1)
Tooth Galleries, London (1)
Tooth Paintings, London (1)
Vases, Greek (1)
1Creator/Collector:  Arthur Tooth & Sons
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 Title:  Arthur Tooth & Sons stock inventories and accounts,  
 Dates:  1871-1959 
 Abstract:  Art dealer, based in London. Records comprise an incomplete series of stock inventories of the main London branch of the firm, 1871-1941, and 2 volumes from the New York branch, 1906-1924. 
 Number:  860679 
2Creator/Collector:  Altounian-Lorbet Antiquaires (firm) ·
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 Title:  Altounian-Lorbet study photographs of sculpture and decorative arts ·  
 Dates:  1906-1954 
 Abstract:  The Altounian-Lorbet study photographs of sculpture and decorative arts document the works of art sold by or offered to the dealership and reflect the firm's specialization in medieval sculpture and minor arts, decorative arts of the sixteenth to eighteenth centuries, and Egyptian and Greek antiquities. The photographs constitute a primary record of works available on the European art market before World War II, particularly in the area of monumental sculpture, and include documentation of pre- and post-restoration states of some works. 
 Number:  88.P.1 
3Creator/Collector:  Pélissier, Georges Constantin
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 Title:  Georges Pélissier Photographs and Papers  
 Dates:  ca. 1872-1925 
 Abstract:  Art historian, lecturer, and cultural advisor to Tiffany and Company. In his wide travels, Pélissier both collected and created photographic images on diverse subjects, including buildings, monuments, gardens, city views, decorative arts, as well as family and friends. The images in this collection represent various formats and processes, including stereographs, lantern slides, glass negatives, and rare Lumière autochromes. Materials used to present, preserve, and repair stereo views are included, as well as some original stereo view boxes. The small representation of Pélissier's writing includes photocopies of several articles and partial essays, mostly concerning decorative arts. 
 Number:  94.R.66