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ART 210 Foundations in Painting: Images on the Web

Introduces beginning concepts, materials, and techniques involved in painting.

Yue Minjun @ Pace Gallery

Yue Minjun. The Entombment, 2010. Oil on canvas. Available at: (Access Sept. 10, 2013)

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HST view of Mars.

HST view of Mars. Source:

Digital Collections

OAIster: union catalog of digital resources

American Memory, The Library of Congress

NYPDL Digital Gallery

California Digital Library

AHDS Visual Arts

MADID (Yale University Manuscripts & Archives Digital Images Database)

VIA (Harvard University Visual Information Access)

Bridgeman Art Library: art, culture & history images

Masters of Architecture Over 7,000 digital images of slides originally belonging to architects

Parker Library on the Web : Images of 6th-18th century manuscripts from Parker Library in Corpus Christi College, Camden.

National Galley of Art | NGA Images a repository of digital images of the collections of the National Gallery of Art


Contemporary Portraiture

Wiley, Kehinde. Three Graces. 2005 Oil and enamel on canvas Hort Family Collection, courtesy Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, California 
© Kehinde Wiley. Available on (Access Sept. 10, 2013)

Digital Image Resources