Tagged: Art

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Our newest digitized collection launched today, featuring colorful images of fruits and vegetables that helped market California produce starting in the early days of the transcontinental railroad. The Lug and Can Label Collection, part of the library’s Archives and Special Collections, consists of more
September 14, 2021 • Sara Gunasekara
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The Fleetfield Gallery features a rotating selection of dog-themed art donated to the UC Davis Library by the Sheila Grant Fleetfield Dog Museum and Library. The entire collection includes more than 500 pieces of art and hundreds of books about dogs collected by Grant, an animal behaviorist, professional dog handler
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36/50 Special Collections has three books with fore-edge paintings. A fore-edge painting is a scene painted on the edges of the pages of a book usually in the opposite side to the spine. Fore-edge painting is an art form that dates as early as the 10th century in
March 29, 2017 • Jenny Hodge
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Searchable image collection composed of “over 200,000 artworks from the UK’s national collection.”
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This is a list of image collections in architecture,the fine arts, cartography, history and more–all freely available. Representative collections include: The Museum and Online Archive of California; The Estate Project for Artists with Aids; Maps of Africa; The Comer Archive of Chicago (photographs);The Farber Gravestone Collection. Many of these are