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Featured Faculty Artwork
Acrylic on panel
6 x 6 inches
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Art Research @ Collins Library
This guide is intended to serve as a starting point for Puget Sound students interested in Art. It provides general information as well as links to selected print and electronic resources.
- Getting Started leads you to suggested background sources for an overview of your topic.
- Primary Sources include examples of orginal, uninterpreted sources relevant to art.
- Books and More highlight current books, e-books, Primo, and films.
- Articles on art topics may be found in the highlighted databases.
- More Image Sources
- Writing & Citing provide information about style manuals and citation management tools.
Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography by
Call Number: Reference (N7560 .E53 1998 )
Publication Date: 1998-
Answers to how various mythological, Biblical, and literary themes have been treated in literature, art, music, and the performing arts can be found in this work. It provides an analysis of over 100 selected themes that reflect the increasingly interdisciplinary nature of scholarly and academic work through the use of various iconographical sources.
Chinese Art by
Call Number: Reference (NK1483.A1 W44 2008 )
Publication Date: 2008
Chinese Artis a guide to the meanings behind the hundreds of common motifs and symbols found in all forms of Chinese art. A thorough examination of the diverse usage of natural symbols, colors, numbers, inanimate items and personages,
Art History by
Call Number: Reference (N5300 .H278 2006 )
Publication Date: 2006-11-01
Containing entries on over 200 terms integral to the historical and theoretical study of art, design and culture in general, it is an indispensable source of knowledge for all students, scholars and teachers.