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ART 101 - Introduction to the Visual Arts
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ART 101 - Introduction to the Visual Arts: Biographical Reference
Resources on finding, using, and citing information related to art media and artists.
Section of Michelangelo's The Creation of Adam, from the Sistine Chapel (c. 1511)
Art Reference Websites
This indexes and provides links to art in thousands of online art sites. Search by artist, title, or museum.
Timeline of Art History
An academic website that offers artwork images and thematic essays for the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. It allows you to browse and search by works of art, geography, timeline and essays.
Art Reference Books
A Biographical Dictionary of Artists
Lawrence Gowing (Editor)
Critical Terms for Art History
Robert S. Nelson (Editor); Richard Shiff (Editor)
Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists
Herbert Edward Read (Editor); Nikos Stangos (Editor)
Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms, 2nd ed.
General Biographical Reference
These have information on
people from around the world and over long periods of time.
Publication Date: 2012
Biographical content from
Dictionary of World Biography, 8th ed.
Jones, Barry O.
Publication Date: 2021
Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2nd ed. (2004)
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