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Getty Center site planning and construction photographs, 1947, 1958, 1963, 1978, 1982, 1984-1997, undated (bulk 1984-1997)

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Guide to the Getty Center Site Planning and Construction Photographs, 1947-1997, undated
Series VII. Stone and quarries, 1990-1994 1.83 linear feet (2 boxes)
Records comprise photographic prints, contact sheets, slides, and negatives, dating 1990-1994, taken on behalf of the J. Paul Getty Trust, to document the materials used for the Getty Center's exterior construction. Images include samples of various stone types considered early in the selection process; visits by Richard Meier and Getty staff to the Mariotti stone quarries, which produced travertine, the primary material utilized; as well as mock ups. Photographers represented include Vladimir Lange, David Margolf, Tom Bonner, and Getty staff member Steve Rountree.
Arrangement note
Materials are arranged chronologically.
Box
1997.IA.10-50 Stone mock-ups, January 29, 1990 (22 35mm color slides)
Images attributed to Vladimir Lange. Inludes duplicates.
1997.IA.10-50 Stone samples, January 1990 (16 8.5x11 color prints)
Images attributed to Tom Bonner. Includes duplicates.
1997.IA.10-50 Stone mock-ups, January 29, 1991 (26 35mm color slides, 21 4x6 snapshots, 31 color negatives)
Images attributed to Vladimir Lange. Includes duplicates.
1997.IA.10-50 Italian stone quarries, April 4, 1991 (146 4x6 color snapshots, 6 8x10 color prints)
Images attributed to Steve Rountree. Includes duplicates.
Box
1997.IA.10-104 Italian stone quarries, April 4, 1991 (1 8x12 color print, 7 10x10 color prints)
Images attributed to Steve Rountree. Includes duplicates.
Box
1997.IA.10-50 Material mock-up on site, September 11, 1991 (2 4x6 color snapshots, 1 b/w contact sheet, 31 35mm color slides)
Images attributed to Vladimir Lange. Includes duplicates.
Box
1997.IA.10-51 Mariotti stone quarry in Italy, May 4-5, 1992 (71 4x6 color prints, 30 3.5x5 color prints, 75 color negatives)
Images attributed to Steve Rountree and Dave Margolf. May include duplicates.
1997.IA.10-51 Mariotti stone quarry in Italy, February 17, 1993 (49 4x6 color prints)
Images attributed to J. Mawson.
1997.IA.10-51 Miami testing mock-ups, April 8, 1993 (57 4x6 color prints)
Images attributed to Dave Margolf.
1997.IA.10-51 Miami testing mock-ups, May 1993 (23 4x6 color prints)
Images attributed to Dave Margolf.
1997.IA.10-51 Mariotti quarries in Italy, June 25, 1993 (41 4x6 color prints)
1997.IA.10-51 Travertine at Getty Center, July 1994 (42 4x6 color prints)


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