Going to the Getty

SKU: 978-0892364930
Title: Going to the Getty
  • J.otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh

    Hop on the tram and explore the Getty Center! This children's book from the creators of the popular Mr. Lunch series takes a delightful tour through the Getty Museum, adjacent gardens, conservation laboratories, and other sites at the Getty Center. Featuring the wonderful illustrations of J.otto Seibold and the beloved characters created by Seibold and coauthor Vivian Walsh, Going to the Getty is a colorful, humorous visit to the Center, and sure to be enjoyed by children as well as the adult fans of Seibold and Walsh.

    Ages three and up.

    San Francisco-based J.otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh are the creators of Olive, the Other Reindeer; Monkey Business; Mr. Lunch Takes a Plane Ride; Mr. Lunch Borrows a Canoe; and Free Lunch.

    “A delightful and unique way to imagine riding the tram, touring the Getty, wandering the adjacent gardens, and exploring the museum’s laboratories.”
    —Stroller Traffic

    "Seriously witty."
    —New York Times

    "A wonderful example of the picture book format, influenced by the artist's book, at its most innovative."
    —Hungry Mind Review

    "Adventurous in layout, rich in corners begging to be explored."
    —Boston Globe

    "This toungue-in-cheek treat is something grown-ups will want to steal."
    —Metropolitan Home

    32 pages
    8 1/2 x 12 inches
    32 color illustrations
    ISBN 978-0-89236-493-0

    Getty Publications
    Imprint: J. Paul Getty Museum