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N - Visual Arts
NA - Architecture
NB - Sculpture
NC - Graphic Arts. Drawing. Design. Illustration
ND - Painting
NE - Print Media
NK - Decorative Arts
NX - History and Theory of Art. Arts in General
TR - Photography
These books can be found on the 2nd floor on the left-side bookshelves.
NOTE: There is also a folio section for oversized books.
Grove Dictionary of Art by
Call Number: REF N31 .D5 1996
Publication Date: 1996
This 34-volume resource contains just about everything anyone would ever want to know about art, artists, art critics, art collectors, or anything else connected to the world of art.
From Sight to Light by
Publication Date: 2014-12-12
From its inception in Greek antiquity, the science of optics was aimed primarily at explaining sight and accounting for why things look as they do. By the end of the seventeenth century, however, the analytic focus of optics had shifted to light: its fundamental properties and such physical behaviors as reflection, refraction, and diffraction. This dramatic shift—which A. Mark Smith characterizes as the “Keplerian turn”—lies at the heart of this fascinating and pioneering study.