Getty Museum announces acquisition of 69 Herb Ritts photographs and an exhibition in April 2012

The LA Times reports:

As of last month, the Getty Museum did not have a single image by Herb Ritts in its extensive photography collection. Now it has 69 black-and-white images by the late L.A. fashion photographer valued at close to $1 million, acquired from his foundation in a single transaction that was part gift and part purchase

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