From the Arts and Crafts Movement to Postmodernism, Apple to Frank Lloyd Wright, this fascinating dictionary covers the past 160 years of international design, with accessible entries on branding, graphics, industrial design, functionalism, and fashion.
Access to subject entries, biographies, bibliographic citations, image links & images contained within Grove Art Online, as well as access to entries & images from the Oxford Companion to Western Art, the Concise Dictionary of Art Terms, and Oxford's Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.
Provides in-depth coverage of Western art with entries on artists and their works, styles and movements, art forms and art terms, combined with more modern methodologies, focused on patronage, taste, theory, and criticism, and the scientific examination of materials and techniques.
Covers Western art from the ancient Greeks to the present day. Contains over 2,500 clear and concise entries on styles and movements, materials and techniques, and museums and galleries. Includes biographical entries for artists, critics, collectors, dealers, and patrons, with places and full dates of birth and death.
The Library's Reference Department located on the 1st floor still houses quite a few useful art print sources. Here are a few examples: