Lectures in the Fine Arts, National Gallery, Washington D.C.
The A. W.
Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts have been delivered annually since 1952
at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Museum of Art Timeline of Art History
of all Art and Art History Links
Stijl Definition and Examples. ArtLex
Stijl, Wikipedia entry.
Plasticism and Purism
Theo van.Theo van Doesburg;
works by van Doesberg in art museums. Artcyclopedia
Piet. Piet Mondrian;
works by Mondrian in art museums, Artcyclopedia
19th Century Art
Century Art Resources,
- From Contexts to Ideas.
an extensive link directory by Chris Witcombe.
Techniques, themes, resources.
Nudes in art, depictions of nudity in art
Without a pretense to
allegorical or mythological meaning, the painting was "the first
totally profane life-size female nude in Western art".
Samples of the nude in the history of art.
Since the Renaissance, the nude has remained an essential focus of Western art.
Centaro Art Images on the Web. OCAIW. By Orazio Centaro.
An easy to navigate
alphabetical guide, with painting, sculpture, architecture, photography.
University Research Library for Archaeology and the History of Art.
Grassi, Venezia (Venice)
Passion of Christ, as a theme in western art.
An overview from Artcyclopaedia.
in drawing. MathForum.org.
New Perspective on Science and Art
15th, 16th, and 17th century samples.
An international name directory.
Forum Project, University of Virginia.
See also: Ancient art
A non-profit making organisation dedicated to the
study, recording and protection of rock art. Aims, directors, CD-rom,
and examples of rock art from across the world.
Studi e Museo d'Arte Preistorica
Study Centre and Museum of
Art, Pinerolo, Italia.
The Rock Art Foundation exists to promote the
and study of the Native American rock art in the Lower Pecos region of
Quotes by famous
Romanticism in Art
Internet Resource Collection; Visual and Performing Arts.
in art. ARAS
The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism is a pictorial
archive of mythological, spiritual, and symbolic images from all over the
world and from all epochs of human history, Paleolithic to Modern. A collection
of more than thirteen thousand images and scholarly materials.
Century Art Resources, by Chris Whitcombe.
A site examinng and illustrating major 20th Century styles and periods.
art history departments
See: University art history departments page
Archetype in Art
Mary Page. Marion Society
An international center of research
and study on the role of Mary in Christian life.
in art. ARAS.
The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism is a pictorial archive of mythological, ritual, and symbolic images from
all over the world and from all epochs of human history,
World's Great Madonnas
An online collection of historical images of
a media repository created and maintained not by paid-for
artists, but by volunteers. Its name "Wikimedia Commons" is derived from
that of the umbrella project "Wikimedia" managing all Wikimedia projects
and from the plural noun "commons" as its contents are shared by different
language versions and different kinds of Wikimedia projects. Thus it provides
a central repository for freely licensed photographs, diagrams, animations,
music, spoken text, video clips, and media of all sorts that are useful
for any Wikimedia project.
Virtual Library Art History Section.
An index of art history sites.
100, 000 slides from the Jacques-Edouard Berger Foundation.
Art historian, lecturer, Jacques-Édouard Berger (1945-1993) was
a leader of cultural trips to Europe, Egypt, Near and Far East and the
United States. He had brought back over 100,000 images - all are
accessible - from his trips.