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Art History Resources (Chris Witcombe, Sweet Briar College)
Comprehensive database of over 23,000 North American artists. Includes artists' profiles, image gallery, auction records, lists of books and articles about the artists, museums holding artists' works, and dealers for artists . Browse through categories such as: Notable Women Artists, Notable Modernists, Impressionists pre-1940, Hudson River School, Illustrators, etc.
Voice of the Shuttle (Alan Liu, University of California, Santa Barbara)
Includes "Theory and Criticism on Selected Works of Art" (Excerpts from the following works: Alberto Giacometti and the Surrealists, Leo Steinberg: Selections, Vermeer and the Art of Painting, Meyer Schapiro on C�zanne, and Kenneth Clark: Velazquez's "Las Meninas." Contains articles and exhibition reviews (including images of specific artworks) on several artists including Caravaggio, Cezanne, Durer, van Eyck, Rembrandt, Picasso, etc.)
Online visual arts dictionary.
Categories for the Description of Works of Art
Description of standardized guidelines for formulating art subject headings.
Worldwide Books (Art Exhibition catalogues)
Institution - Research Centers
Online catalog provides access to manuscripts and archives from artists, collectors, organizations, and galleries. The Inventory of American Painting and Sculpture contains a database of over 400,000 records searchable by artist, owner, keyword, etc.
Access to the Getty's online catalog, programs, exhibitions, publications, and other research resources. Connect to the Institute's Research Library for a list of databases and more links to web sites.
Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische
Documentatie (Netherlands Institute for Art History)
The Netherlands Institute for Art History (RKD) focuses on Western and particularly Dutch Visual Art from the late Middle Ages to the present day.
Monthly updates to exhibitions in galleries and museums nationwide, state-by-state, with local and e-mail addresses and web sites for galleries.
Art Guide - Art Lover's Guide to Britain and Ireland.
Art Museum Network
Links to the largest art museums in North America.
Guide to art galleries and museums in Southern California.
CAA (College Art Association)
Institution - Museums and Research Centers
Link to SIRIS (Smithsonian Institution Research Information System) Libraries' Catalog. Includes access to "Archives & Manuscripts" (Archives Center - National Museum of American History; Archives of American Art ; Archives of American Gardens; Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives - National Museum of African Art; Human Studies Film Archives; National Anthropological Archives Smithsonian Institution Archives) The Archives of American Art contain over 12 million items such as letters, clippings, journals, video history interviews, photographs, etc. and is a great source for locating reprints of American sales catalogues published between 1785 and 1960.
Early American Paintings in the Worcester Art Museum
Includes timeline, bibliography, and options to search by artist, genre, or place of origin.
ABZU Ancient Near East resources on the web.
Egypt Page (University of Pennsylvania)
Egypt WWW Index (Boston University)
Egyptology Resources (Cambridge University)
Eighteenth Century Resources (Rutgers)
Dada Archive ( Dada Archive, University of Iowa)
List of Art & Design Periodicals and Newspapers (Thomas Hill, Vassar College)
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