By J. M. W. Turner - The Yorck Project: 10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei. DVD-ROM, 2002. ISBN 3936122202. Distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=159737
The Lane Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to assign call numbers to books so that you can find them on the shelves. If you'd like to browse the shelves, you can find the art books under these broad categories, both in the Reference Collection, 1st floor and in the Main Stacks, 2nd floor:
N Visual arts
NC Drawing. Design. Illustration
NE Print media
NK Decorative arts
NX Arts in general
TP Chemical technology (includes some ceramics/pottery)
TT Handicrafts. Arts and Craft
Describe the image and discuss the way it is put together (the composition).
- Analyze the meaning of the image for the artist.
- Consider the historical meaning of the image.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the image for today
Click on the link below for tips on writing about art, including description, analysis, and creating a bibliography.