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19th and 20th Century Art: painting, sculpture and architecture. George Hamilton. R 709.04 HAMI
A Day in the Country: Impressional and the French Landscape. R 758.1
Art and Society in Italy: 1350-1500. Evelyn S. Welch. R 709 WELC
Art in Europe: 1700-1830. Matthew Craske. R 709 CRAS
Contemporary Artists of South Carolina. SCR 759.1 MORR
Oriental Art: A Handbook of Styles and Forms. Jeannine Auboyer et al. R 709 AUBO
Larousse Encyclopedia of Renaissance and Baroque art. Rene Huyghe. R 709.03 HUYG
The Afro-American Tradition in Decorative Arts. John Michael Vlach. SCR 745.089 VLAC
The Art of the Old South : painting, sculpture, architecture & the products of craftsmen, 1560-1860. Jessie Poesch. R 709.75 POES
The Dictionary of Antiques and the Decorative Arts. Louise Boger. R 745.03 BOGE
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide. R 708.147 METR
The Penguin Concise Dictionary of Art History. Nancy Frazier. R 709 FRAZ
Understanding Art: A Reference Guide to Painting, Sculpture, and architecture in the Romanesque, Renaissance and Baroque periods. R 709.2 UNDE Vol. 1-2

Websites

American Institute for Graphic Arts
AIGA, the professional association for design, is the place design professionals turn to first to exchange ideas and information.
Americans for the Arts
National organization that supports the arts and culture through private and public resource development.
Architecture Week
news and features on architecture, construction, digital media, and building culture.
ArtCyclopedia: The Art Search Engine
The Artcyclopedia is an index of online museums and image archives: find where the works of over 8000 different fine artists can be viewed online.
Art History Resources on the Web
In-depth hyperlinked lists divided by period and maintained by Chris Witcombe, Professor of Art History at Sweet Briar College, Virginia.
ArtLex Art Dictionary
Great reference material in art, art history, art criticism, aesthetics, and art education.
Fashion-Era
Two centuries of women's fashion is discussed and analyzed here.
The Great Buildings Collection
Images of over 1000 architecturally stunning buildings.
National Gallery of Art
In Washington, DC. Houses one of the finest collections in the world illustrating major achievements in painting, sculpture, and graphic arts. The website features educational resources as well.
Photography.com
At Photography.com, you can read photography articles, browse photography equipment and digital camera reviews, purchase digital cameras, find stock photography, locate a photographer, or sign up for an imagePRO account to promote your own photography and services.
Style.com
The self-proclaimed online home of fashion. Features news, shows, designers, trends and more.
Universes in Universe
A website dedicated to covering international art.