History of Art

Library holdings :

CFC Anniversary volumes

  1100– Collected essays

CFP Congresses

25– Dictionaries

70– Bibliography

75– General

CFB Mediaeval

CFA Modern

CFF Architecture

CFI Architectural styles

CFO Sculpture

CFN Painting

         800– Engraving etc.

         1000– Drawing



Artists' papers register


An inter– university, public, non– profit institution for publications and discussions concerning art history and the use of information technology in that field. ArtHist.net will also publish original reviews, announcements, queries, and other communications relevant to the field of art history.

British Museum Prints & Drawings database

CAA Reviews
CAA.Reviews, published by College Art Association, is an online publication devoted to the peer review of new books relevant to the fields of art and art history.

Centre André Chastel

Hellbrunn Timeline of Art History 

The mission of the Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art, a public corporation set up in 2001, is to carry out scientific activity and to contribute to international scientific cooperation in the history of art, archaeology and cultural heritage. It conducts research, provides training, and spreads knowledge.

The Mother of All Art History Pages 
Extensive sections of links

AAH Oral histories
What exactly prompted the formation of the Association of Art Historians? Why was such an Association needed? How did it take shape? And what of its impact on the discipline, nationally and internationally, both then and now?AAH Oral Histories explores these questions through a series of audio interviews conducted with art historians involved with AAH during its founding era.

French art historical online journal, includes articles, news, reviews, links. Now with English version:http://www.thearttribune.com/

Journal of the International Association of Research Institutes in the History of Art



National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum

Arlis database of periodicals on art, architecture and design 

IRIS (Florence)

Common catalogue of six Florentine art historical Libraries. Iris includes the libraries of the Nederlands Interuniversitair Kunsthistorisch Instituut, the Fondazione di Studi di Storia dell'Arte "R. Longhi," the Soprintendenza ai Beni Artistici e Storici per le Province di Firenze e Pistoia (Uffizi), the Istituto Nazionale di Studi sul Rinascimento, the Opificio delle Pietre Dure and the Villa I Tatti (Biblioteca Berenson).

The Integrated Research Information System, is the online catalogue of the Getty Research Library. The IRIS database contains over 500,000 bibliographic records for the 800,000 volumes of books, serials, and auction catalogs in the general and special collections, as well as descriptive records of approximately 3,000 archival and photograph collections.

Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, München – Bibliotheca Hertziana (Max–Planck–Institut), Rom
Online access to the catalogues of these three important German art historical research libraries.