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Grove Art Online is today's foremost scholarly art encyclopedia covering all aspects of Western and non-Western visual art. It includes the full text of The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner (1996, 34 volumes) - the landmark reference work containing more than 45,000 articles (more than 21,000 biographies and 500,000 bibliographical citations) contributed by 6,700 scholars from 120 countries.

Grove Art Online is maintained with a regular update program to articles and bibliographies. Each year, new articles are added to enhance the coverage of significant areas of the visual arts with the participation of more than 1,000 international art historians. All new content continues to be written and peer reviewed by scholars and specialists.

Grove Art Online offers the following exciting features:

  • Comprehensive coverage - more than 45,000 signed articles, and 21,000 biographies
  • Over 5000 art images and line drawings embedded in the text of articles, with links to a further 40,000 image sources
  • External links to ARTstor and ArtResource
  • Multicultural in scope - articles are written by over 6,800 contributors from 120 countries
  • Extensive coverage of World Art - unparalleled depth of information covering ancient and modern civilisations and cultures across the globe
  • Precise search and browse capabilities offer quick and easy access to subject entries, biographies, bibliographic citations, images and image links
  • Thematic timelines and Learning Resources to help you navigate the content with ease
  • Direct links from biographies to other online resources
  • Context-sensitive help pages throughout the site
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12 months £215.00 + VAT
3 months £56.00 + VAT

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