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Oxford Art Online


Oxford Art Online is the most comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day. You can find information on artists, architects, designers, patrons, collectors, dealers, publishers, printers, writers and scholars. This database also covers a range of mediums, including film and video, liturgical and ritual objects, and textiles and embroidery.



Art UK


Art UK enables you to view the Lewisham Council Art Collection, which includes historical works by significant local artists, and many fascinating depictions of local scenes and landmarks throughout the decades.