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NOTE: Most visual arts books are not available as ebooks.
Search by artist's name, style, time period, country, nationality, genre, or keyword combinations. Art books have general subject headings according to:
medium | ex: drawing, painting, graphic arts, commercial art
nationality/country | ex: art, English; illustration of books--Japan
genre | ex: landscape painting; figure drawing; portrait painting; science fiction
time period | ex: illustrators AND 21st century
style/movement | ex: medieval, Victorian
Architecture--History (limit by country, type of building, time period, etc.)
Architects' names: ex: Frank Gehry, Hundertwasser, etc.
Buddist temples, Angkor (Extinct city)
Rome (Italy)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Caricatures and cartoons
Cartoons and comics
*Costume--History, Medieval, 500-1500
Clothing and dress
Plein air painting
Fantasy in art
Illustrated children's books
Illustration of books
Sketchbooks: genre= Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Science fiction in art
Science fiction -- Illustrations
Science fiction -- Social aspects
Science fiction, American--History and criticism
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Scientific apparatus and instruments
Superheroes--Comic books, strips, etc.
Video games industry
Video games--Social aspects
Video games--Psychological aspects
See LIBRARY MAP for location
N visual arts in general
NC drawing, graphic arts
NC 52 Illustrations
NC 965 Children's Book Illustration
NE print media
NK applied arts, design
NX visual and performing arts
GN clothing & fashion
GT 500-2370 costume history
GV 1400 video gaming
HF advertising and marketing
PZ 4 Science Fiction
Q Science & Zoology (Illustration of science, nature, anatomy, etc.)
T 351-385 computer graphics
TS industrial design
TT 500 clothing
Z 40-286 typography