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Background & Context
A History of Art in 20th-Century China by
Call Number: Art Library N7345 .L813 2013
Traces the development of Chinese art in the last century not only in mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong but also in important art centers like Paris and Tokyo.
Graphic Arts in China
Political images and advertising from the late 19th c. through the 20th c. Part of "A Visual Sourcebook of Chinese Civilization" by Patricia Buckley Ebrey
An Index to Reproductions of Paintings by Twentieth-Century Chinese Artists by
Call Number: Art Reference ND1045.L35 1998
Publication Date: 1998
Covers 3,500 “traditional style artists” active from roughly 1912 – 1980. Provides citations to reproductions of their works, as well as brief biographies, variant names, dates, etc.
The African and Asian Visual Artists Archive
The "most comprehensive slide archive of contemporary visual art by artists of African and Asian descent working in the UK since the post-war period." "The archive houses over 6,000 slides of artworks and exhibitions, as well as publications and videos about and by artists. There are over 200 individual artist folders, as well as curators, art historians, cultural critics and arts organization files.
Sotheby's Modern & Contemporary Chinese Art
View thumbnails or works sold at Sotheby's. The inventory changes daily but the database can be searched by artist or title.
Librarian / Research Help
Contact:Barb Prior (she/her)
Clarence Ward Art Library
Top Floor, Venturi Art Building
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