Famous Paintings - A comprehensive & well organized site
that offers rich images & concise historical context for artists
& art movements ranging from Gothic & Renaissance to Impressionism
- Art Dictionary - Reference material in art, art history,
art criticism, aesthetics, & art education. Definitions of thousands
of terms, illustrations, quotations, & links to other resources.
Art History - Online community & resource guide for the
artists & art periods of the past.
Art History Q&A - Art historians & other volunteer experts
answer all your detailed one-on-one questions.
International - The Art Renewal Center - An art history resource
offering biographical information & high-resolution images of
many paintings from the great masters of the 19th century.
Cellar Exchange: Millenium Archive - The Art Cellar Exchange's
alterego, Arty, looks back at some of the nearly allsignificant art
work produced in modern history & their impact on life today
& in the coming millennium.
Historians' Guide to the Movies - Not really art history,
but an interesting record of appearances of & references to
famous works of art & architecture in the movies.
History at Loggia - Explores art history with information
about artists, styles, & periods. Includes resources & reference
materials about art history, searchable database, & forums.
History Search - This site examines the importance of art
history through articles & features of criticism, activities, & education
as well as art news & significant art history links.
History with Michelli - The Art Browser divides categories
of resources by time period & their movements.
of Empire - Features academic information about the art, architecture,
& backgrounds of the Ottoman, Papal, Incan, Aztec, Persian,
& Mughal empires.
- Virtual art gallery displaying paintings & poetry from art
movements of the 19th & 20th centuries with an emphasis on displaying
works of art by artists who have been forgotten or neglected in
- Internet-based art museum experience, includes specialized exhibitions
with emphasis on background information not normally available
to the public.
Recordings of Great Works of Art - Exploring the aural aura
of masterworks as found in the sounds in the immediate locations
of highly regarded paintings, sculptures, & other artworks.
Gerten's Virtual Art Museum - A broad art history gallery
that includes biographies & images for hundreds of well-known
American, French, Spanish, Dutch, German & Japanese artists.
Art & Artists from Late Medieval to Modern - Examples of
Christian art & artists illustrate the development of Christian
art, from the Christian Treveller's Guides.
et Sculpsit - The Internet stepping stone for all those interested
in Art History & Old Master prints & drawings: publications,
events, links to the world's main print rooms, & the periodical
Delineavit et Sculpsit.
of History of Art, Belgrade - History of art in Yugoslavia
- related material: texts, images, projects.
of Art Terms - Not an in-depth dictionary, but has some helpful
Provenance Index - Collects & disseminates information related
to the history of collecting & the provenance of individual
works of art.
Art History - Quick reference for all periods in Art History,
images & links.
of Feeling - Offering images & a few biographies on a number
of 19th & 20th century artists.
Renaissance - Short over view of the period & biographies
& images of the major artists.
Your Art - A big database for the study of the art history
from Utah University. Images & data about works of architecture,
sculpture, & painting from prehistory to the 20th century.
Harden's Artchive - An art archive with thousands of images
that are accessed through an alphabetical list of artist's names
& art styles. Covers every style of art from ancient & African
to impressionist & modern.
Lisa Images for a Modern World - A site exploring the enduring
fascination of the Mona Lisa, including art history, parodies,
homages & comments from site visitors.
Deal/WPA Art History - This site has information & photos
of extant WPA/New Deal art, focusing on Illinois, Ohio, & California.
There are extensive biographies, a timeline of the New Deal, &
other odd bits of information.
Art Images on the Web - Orazio Centaro's site. Includes a
long alphabetical listing of artists & includes links to images
that reside on both the OCAIW site & other artist sites on the
- A worm or serpent with its tail in its mouth, symbolizing completion,
perfection & totality, the endless round of existence. Images
& links to images of examples from various periods & cultures.
Piero Project - ECIT - Electronic Compendium of Images &
in Art History for Graduate Students - This newsletter lists
grants, fellowships, internships, conferences, publication &
study abroad opportunities for graduate students in art history
& closely related areas.
Wendy's American Collection - From PBS - Sister Wendy Beckett,
nun & Art History commentator, takes viewers on a tour through
six of America's greatest art museums.
Ukiyo-e - Alexander Nisbets 's collection of Ukiyo-e (images
of the Floating World).
on White - Ongoing documentation of art history & the history
of paintings that are a shade of white, & the motivation of
the artists who paint them.
Art Treasures - Based on the Jacques-Edouard Berger collection
of images of art objects & essays devoted to art history &
the main civilizations, such as Egypt, China, Japan, India, Europe.