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Art & Art History: Background Info

Resources for artists and art historians.

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4 online art encyclopedias, including Grove Art Online.
Entries for artists, media, countries, and more.
Extensive bibliographies are usually included.

Covers the history of art and global culture through The Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection. Entries contain detailed information plus example works and bibliographies for further reading.

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What are these for?

  • Providing background information
  • Finding a list of further reading suggestions

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