and Architecture Images
Model Search Engine -- from Princeton U.
Museum of Photography
Collection Database -- The database includes digital images of
collection objects, most of which are ethnographic. Currently there
are over 8,000 images available out of 17,000, documenting the areas
of strength in the collection. Digital photographing of the remainder
of the collection is an ongoing project.
and Interior Design for 20th Century America--the
Gottscho-Schleisner collection of over 29,000 images.
Crimes--one of the largest collections ever assembled of
7,500 famous artists in art museums and image
archives worldwide. Searchable.
Guide--"a comprehensive guide to the art collections of
Great Britain and Ireland.
Magick--an online art gallery with over a thousand paintings and some poetry from art
movements of the 19th and 20th centuries, biographies too.
Boston Museum of
Fine Arts -- searchable by keyword.
Library Treasures -- digitized illuminated manuscripts
including a 700 year old Qu'ran and Leonardo's notebooks, plus more
Chartres: Cathedral of Notre-Dame -- an excellent site with over
3000 images of the art, stained glass and architectural details of the
cathedral, searchable and browsable with zoom capabilities.
Rex--a site for Christian art and documents.
Art Searcher--specially configured Hotbot and other search
engines allow you to search for images, icons,
Society--an extensive collection of Daguerrotypes, and links
to other online collections.
archive of American Architecture
Cartoonists--for a totally unfair but funny take on politics,
visit some award winning political cartoonists.
-- "a collection of images of art objects, architecture,
archaeological remains, site-plans, & maps. We seek images that
can represent a broad range of communities, artists, genres, regions,
and periods. Our purpose is to collect & make easily accessible
well described images that are normally difficult for students &
teachers to find." 288 images and counting, searchable.
Images -- photography, illustration and archival images, plus
Great Buildings Collection--for a wide selection of buildings
throughout the world
National Museum of American Art Photography Online--this is
the photography site for the Smithsonian Institution National Museum
Manuscripts: 11th to 19th century -- from the Bodleian
Library, Oxford, England. An excellent site, includes commonplace
books and medical texts as well as sacred books and more.
10,000 images of European and Australian art and architecture.
of Women in Ancient Art -- images and commentary on women in
ancient art by Prof. Chris Witcombe of Sweet Briar College.
Comiclopedia -- "an illustrated compendium
of over 7,000 international comic artists with biographies and artwork
examples." for print-published artists only, so far...
American Art Directory--biographies, interviews, exhibitions,
articles and images
of the World
-- sponsored by
UNESCO, this website offers access to over 160 digitized collections
from around the world, including many art collections.
World Wide Arts Resources
Gallery of Art Virtual Tour
The North American Landscape in Art -- The Canadian Heritage
Information Network, the Canadian Museum of Civilization, the
Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, the Smithsonian American Art
Museum, The Winnipeg Art Gallery, and their respective governments are
proud to present this trilateral virtual exhibition celebrating the
landscape of North America.
Colour and Layout Searches -- an amazing site from the
Hermitage Museum. Find museum paintings by just the colors you
remember it having or what fruits were where.
of Architectural Historians Image Exchange Project--focusing
on American architecture 1850-1899.
the symbol to represent a word using the word index, or the meaning of
a graphic symbol with the graphic index
Tour of Museums and Exhibits: links to many museums that have
online guided tours.
Gallery of Art -- a searchable database of European painting
and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods
(1150-1800), with about 11,000 reproductions.
World Images -- over
50,000 images, and can be freely used for non-profit educational