Italian Art

Library holdings :

CNF General

50– Middle Ages

150– Renaissance

280– Regional Schools

CNI Architecture. General

CNL Middle Ages

CNP  15th century

         305– Architecture. 15th century

CNO Sculpture. General

CNE   Middle Ages

CND 14th century. General

400– 14th century

445– 15th century

765– 16th century

2100– 17th century

CNN Painting. General.

CNB Painting. Middle Ages

CNA  Painting: Renaissance Schools

300– 13th century

490– 15th century Florence

790– Central Italy

860– Siena

925– Umbria

1027– Ferrara, Bologna

1125– Venice

1260– Lombardy

CNM 16th century

15– Leonardo

72– School of Leonardo

110– Michelangelo

170– School of Michelangelo

200– Raphael

210– School of Raphael

350– Venice

793– Milan

900– Mantua

1100– Brescia & Bergamo

1165– Piedmont

1173– Genoa

1195– Parma & Modena

1395– Ferrara

1580– Bologna

1900– Florence

2350– Siena

2690– Marche

2725– Rome


Italian Renaissance Art on the Web 
from Chris Witcombe guide to art history resources on the Web

Web Gallery of Art 
Image collection focussed on Italian Renaissance art. 

The Universal Leonardo
A project aimed at deepening our understanding of Leonardo da Vinci through a series of international exhibitions, scientific research and educational resources.

The Piero Project 
Project to show art objects in a spatial environment that retains the three-dimensional context and relative scale.



Cennini, Il Libro dell'Arte 
English translation.

Alberti, De Pictura, 1435/36 
Text in Latin and Italian.

Vasari's Lives of the Artists 
English translation from Project Gutenberg.

Warburg Institute Digital Collection of Sources of Italian Art 
Includes pdf editions of Annibale Carracci and Cassiano dal Pozzo.


Society for Italian Studies 
Britain and Ireland.

Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence
The Institute promotes research on Italian art, on Dutch and Flemish art and artists in Italy and on the rich tradition of artistic exchange and mutual influence between Italy and the North.

Association des historiens de l'art italien

Newsletter of the Leonardo da Vinci Society

Italian Art Society


Index of Museums in Rome

Vatican Museums

Uffizi Gallery, Florence

Bargello National Museum, Florence

Museo di Capodimonte, Naples

Brera Museum, Milan

Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice

Egyptian Museum, Turin

Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna

Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria

Palazzo Abatellis, Palermo

Pinacoteca Provinciale di Bari