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Art History Resources Online
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History - The Metopolitan Museum of Art
A chronological, geographical, and thematic exploration of the history of art from around the world, as illustrated by the Museum's collection. It is authored by The Met’s experts, and comprises 300 chronologies and close to 1,000 essays and more than 7,000 works of art.
Mother of All Art and Art History Links Page
Maintained by the M school of art and design (University of Michigan)
Art History Resources on the Web
Maintained by Christopher L.C.E. Witcombe, Barton-Laing Professor in Art History, Sweet Briar College - online since 1995
National Galley of Art, Washington
The Gallery's extensive collection of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, and works on paper spans over 600 years of history from the Middle Ages to the present day.
General Web Resources on Your Topic
Voice of the Shuttle: Art History
VoS is woven by Alan Liu and a development team
in the U.California, Santa Barbara, English Department.
IFAR: International Foundation for Art Research
A nonprofit educational and research organization dedicated to integrity in the visual arts. IFAR offers impartial and authoritative information on authenticity, ownership, theft, and other artistic, legal, and ethical issues concerning art objects.
contain structured terminology for art, architecture, decorative arts and other material culture, archival materials, visual surrogates, and bibliographic materials.
Smithsonian American Art Museum
The American Art Museum is the home to one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American art in the world. Museum staff maintain seven online research databases with more than 500,000 records, including the Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture that document more than 400,000 artworks in public and private collections worldwide.
Musuems & Galleries
- Art Institute of Chicago
- Cleveland Museum of Art
- Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum
- Freer + Sackler Galleries
- Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, New York
- Musée du Louvre
- Musée Rodin
- Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
- National Gallery of Art
- Philadelphia Museum of Art
- Tate Online
Museums in the UK
- The Getty
Los Angeles, CA
- The Guggenheim
- Tokyo National Museum
- Vatican Museum
- Victoria and Albert Museum