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Welcome! Here Are Some Reference Books You May Find Useful
The Dictionary of Art by
Call Number: REF 703 D56
Publication Date: 2003
The is the go-to encyclopedia for topics and persons in art and architecture. There is an index in the last volume.
The Thames and Hudson Encyclopedia of Impressionism by
Call Number: REF 709.03 D43
Publication Date: 1990
Portrait of Princess de Broglie. Oil on canvas, 1853, by J.A.D. Ingres. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art under a Creative Commons Zero (public domain) license.
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