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entries on artists from antiquity to the present day, including auction records, museum holdings, and bibliographies.
find information on artists and art movements, including contextual history in this database of encyclopedias.
Covers over 31,000 artists appearing in more than 1,800 exhibition catalogs and art publications
entries on the visual arts from prehistory through the present with links to important art images in galleries and museums around the world.
provides an overview of the history of art as illustrated and represented in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.
web-based multimedia art history textbook.
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definitions of thousands of terms, illustrations, quotations, and links to other resources.
entries on styles and movements, materials and techniques, museums and galleries, and biographies.
entries on movements, styles, techniques, artists, critics, schools, and galleries.
Find Articles in Art and Art History
up-to-date coverage of art, architecture, archaeology, design, planning, and museum studies.
covers modern and contemporary art, including performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, in addition to traditional mediums.
covers European and American art from late antiquity to the present and contemporary art worldwide.
all areas of design and craft are covered.
collaboration with libraries that are digitizing art history books, thereby making their resources accessible to a larger audience.
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an index of online museums and image archives
disseminates images in the public domain on a free-access, free-use basis
1.5 million digital images and a suite of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and teaching purposes
UT's own digital image archive. The Art & Art History Visual Resources Collection (VRC) can be accessed here.
More than 32,000 high resolution images from over 151 museums in 40 different countries.
Online links to art images in galleries and museums around the world