Nancy Turner

Conservator of Manuscripts
The J. Paul Getty Museum

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Los Angeles, CA, USA

MEMBER INFORMATION

Nancy Turner (B.A. Art History/Anthropology, Stanford Univ.; M.A. History, UCLA) has been responsible for the care of the J. Paul Getty Museum’s collection of illuminated manuscripts since 1984. She specializes in the conservation treatment of parchment and painted illuminations, and publishes on the materiality of medieval manuscripts based on collaborative scientific research.