Art History Resources

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Resource:Art History Resources
Provider:Christopher L.C.E. Witcombe
Summary:Age Range: 11-18 (Grades 6-12, with parental supervision). A professor of Art History at Sweet Briar College developed and maintains this website that is an AMAZING resource for exploring artwork in all of its mediums, by all cultures, throughout time.
Description:When you get to the site you will see a menu that divides the artwork into eras, specific countries and cultures, and certain mediums including:
  • Prehistoric Art
  • Mesopotamian Art
  • Egyptian Art
  • Greek Art
  • Roman Art
  • Art in Late Antiquity
  • Art in Early Europe
  • Islamic Art
  • Early Medieval Art
  • Gothic Art
  • Renaissance Art in Italy
  • Renaissance Art in Europe
  • Baroque Art
  • 18th Century Art
  • 19th Century Art
  • 20th Century Art
  • Contemporary Art
  • Asian Art
  • African Art
  • Americas & Oceania Art
  • Prints & Photographs
There is even a directory of art museums by country!

Simply click on a link of interest, and discover text and photographs that show and explain the art, the artist, and its significance. There are hyperlinks within the text and resources for further exploration.
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C A T E G O R I E S
Orientation:General
Subjects:Art
Teaching Methods:Online Interactive
I N T E N D E D   F O R:
Ages:11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18
Grades:6,7,8,9,10,11,12
F O R   M O R E   I N F O R M A T I O N
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