Current Location:
Eberhard Center -> 8th Floor (EC)
Location Notes:
EC; 8th Floor; Right of Rm. 821

Picturing The Natural World

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.481.1
Artist:
J. Paul Getty Museum
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
2003
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 21 in Width: 13 in
Description:
Illustrations of fruit, flower, and shell on an off white background with and inscription at the top in calligraphy.
Historical Context:
This is a promotional poster for an exhibit at the Getty Museum. The original work of art featured on the poster is a watercolor, gold and silver paint, and ink painting on parchment titled, "Caterpillar, Pear, Tulip, and Purple Snail". It was created by Joris Hoefnagel and Georg Bocskay in 1561.