Drawing from the collections of distinguished museums from around the world, this database offers unparalleled access to high-quality art images and related multimedia. Art Museum Image Gallery covers a broad range of time and place, with entries from 3000 B.C. to the present day, and art from the cultures of Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.
A Rich Resource for High-Quality Digital Art Images
A Comprehensive Collection to Suit All Interests
Art Museum Image Gallery offers unprecedented access to museum collections for research, education and enjoyment, from the renowned collection of the Art Archive of Picture Desk, Inc. Providing more than 166,000 quality images, this resource offers a wealth of art information to enrich learning in cultural studies, area studies, women's studies, archaeology, history, religion, social studies and literature, and includes outstanding coverage of contemporary and modern artists.
Detailed Information on Every Piece
Additionally, each image within the database is accompanied by several interesting facts and details pertaining to origin and current status, including the artist's name, nationality and birthplace, the date it was created, current owner and location, materials and techniques used, and related works. Using advanced search options, each work is also searchable by any of these facets.
The Advanced Search screen takes most of the guessing out of complicated searching for savvy users, and the simple layout makes communicating available options to new users a breeze.– Charleston Advisor