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Below are key reference books that provide a general overview
of a topic or help identify synonyms, related terms, or basic data. These sources often include
references and lists of further readings.
The Grove Dictionary of Art by
Call Number: HAT 2d Floor Stacks N31 .D5 1996
Publication Date: 2003-02-11
The only comprehensive art reference work in the world. It covers all the visual arts from prehistory to the 1990’s in 34 volumes. This is also available online as Grove Art Online
The Oxford Companion to Western Art by
Call Number: HAT Reference N33 .O923 2001
Publication Date: 2001-11-22
Contains entries on artists and their works, styles and movements, art forms and art terms. This is also available online
Dictionary of Subjects and Symbols in Art by
Call Number: HAT Reference N7560 .H34 2008
Publication Date: 2007-12-25
Emphasizes Christian and classical subject matter from western art of the Renaissance and later. Greek and Roman mythology, classical heroes, legends and ancient history are also included.
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