The Huntington’s Very Own “Monuments Man”

In 1951, Theodore A. Heinrich was appointed curator of the Art Collections at The Huntington. He came equipped with impressive credentials, including degrees from the University of California and Cambridge University, and had studied in France and Germany before doing research on 18th-century British art. What many may not have … Continue reading

A Masterpiece on Full View

Today, a visit to The Huntington might seem incomplete without a stop at the MaryLou and George Boone Gallery to see the latest temporary exhibition. On view now is “Face to Face: Flanders, Florence, and Renaissance Painting,” which features the Huntington masterpiece Virgin and Child by Rogier van der Weyden. … Continue reading