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Hrsg. v. Laura Macy


Inhalt :: Content

Enzyklopädisches Nachschlagewerk mit über 45.000 signierten Artikeln zur bildenden und dekorativen Kunst weltweit von der prähistorischen Zeit bis zur Gegenwart, über 21.000 Biographien (Künstler, Architekten, Sammler, Händler, Kunsttheoretiker, Mäzene u.a.), über 500.000 Literaturhinweisen, über 100.000 Bildern von Kunstwerken aus "The Bridgeman Art Library", über 30.000 Links zu wichtigen Kunstwerken in Galerien und Museen, über 1.000 Links zu nützlichen Webseiten mit Bezug zur Bildenden Kunst. Updates. laufend.


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Oxford University Press

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Verlagsinformation :: Publisher's information

"Grove Art Online" is the unsurpassed authority on all aspects of art from prehistory to the present day. It provides online access to the entire text of the acclaimed 34-volume "Dictionary of Art" plus newly-commissioned articles. Offering unrivalled breadth and depth of content, a wide range of search options, and extensive links to images from galleries and museums around the world, Grove Art Online is an invaluable research tool.

"Grove Art Online" offers:
- Over 45,000 signed articles on every aspect of the visual arts from prehistory through the present.
- 26 million words covering both the fine arts (painting, sculpture, and architecture) and the decorative arts (ceramics, textiles, jewellery, interior design, furniture, glass, metalwork, and more).
- Over 500,000 bibliographical citations which can be searched independently or with the text.
- Over 30,000 links to colour images from high-quality museum and other art sites. Links are monitored regularly, and many offer information that expands material presented in the Dictionary.
- Over 100,000 images from The Bridgeman Art Library.
- Over 130,000 searchable images: search by artist's name, title of work, dates, location, or keyword.
- Search more than 21,000 biographies (of artists, architects, patrons, collectors, dealers, theorists, writers, and scholars) by birth/death dates, places, nationality and occupation (in addition to name searches).
- Links to more than 1,000 useful web sites covering people, places, art forms, styles and movements, institutions, museums, and other organisations, exhibitions, and more.
- Multicultural scope: articles are written by over 6,800 contributors from 120 countries.
- Highlighted cross-references within articles lead to related information.
- Related Articles list at the end of every entry, helping to expand or refine your search.
- Four Search Modes:
Boolean - and/or/not searches
Concept - the search engine matches your term with related terms
Free-text - search any word in the Dictionary
Pattern searching - use this handy feature when you're not sure how to spell a term.
- Extensive coverage of World Art: unparalleled depth of information covering the civilisations and cultures of Africa, Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Mongolia, China, India, the Islamic World, Japan, Korea, Europe, North America, South America, Pacific and Aboriginal Australia, Pre-Columbian America, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, and the Ancient Near East.

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