January 2007; published online January 2007.
Book. Subjects: art. 1468 pages.418921 words.
The first one-volume dictionary of American Art to be published in thirty years, this essential resource’s 945 alphabetically-arranged entries offer an insightful and informative view of...
January 2005; published online January 2006.
Book. Subjects: photography and photographs. 1716 pages.512036 words.
‘unique, totally relevant, and helps define a medium’, Ralph Gibson
This online edition was reviewed and selectively updated by Angela Nicholson.
Compiled by an...
January 2001; published online January 2003.
Book. Subjects: history of art. 2830 pages.948435 words.
The Oxford Companion to Western Art, written by over 100 distinguished art historians and specialists, provides in-depth coverage of Western Art with entries on artists and...
January 2013; published online September 2013.
Book. Subjects: 19th-century art. 152 pages.
The Avant Garde: A Very Short Introduction explores the concept of the ‘avant-garde’ and examines its wider context through the development of western modernity, capitalist culture, and the...
Overview page. Subjects: industrial and commercial art — United States history.
The American System of Manufactures came to international attention at the Great Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, London, of 1851, and reflected the rapid...