National Gallery of Australia Collection

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
Cotton Shane. Three-quarter view, 2005. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas,180.0 cm x 160.0 cm. Canberra, National Gallery of Australia.

Description icon-questionA descriptive note detailing the content and context of the digital collection.

The National Gallery of Australia is one of the largest museums in the country. It houses more than 160,000 works of art in Australian art, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander art, Asian art, European and American art, Asian art and Pacific art. Users can conduct a keyword search or browse by the different categories.

Collection Type icon-questionBroad terms that define the type of digital collection

Subject icon-question Broad terms or phrases that describe, identify, or interpret the digital image collection and what it depicts or expresses. Values were obtained using the Art and Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) by the Getty Research Institute.

Style Period icon-questionTerms that define the styles, art periods, movements, etc. whose characteristics are represented in digital image collection. Values were obtained using the Art and Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) by the Getty Research Institute

Work Types icon-questionTerms that identify the kinds of works in the digital collection being described. It typically refers to a work’s physical form, function, or medium in digital image collection. Values were obtained using the Thesaurus For Graphic Materials (TGM) by Library of Congress.

Openness icon-questionOpenness of the digital collection determined using the 4R activities by Wiley (2010).

Allow Reuse and Redistribute for educational and non-commercial purposes

Allow Reuse and Redistribute for educational and non-commercial purposes

Notes on Usage icon-questionAdditional notes on the terms of use on the digital images in the collection.

The images can be used under Fair Dealing as defined under the the Commonwealth Copyright Act 1968. No citation requirements mentioned in the terms. Image can be cited by including creator name, title of image, year of creation (if unknown, indicate n.d.), medium, physical dimensions, source and url of digital image:

e.g. Cotton Shane. Three-quarter view, 2005. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas,180.0 cm x 160.0 cm. Canberra, National Gallery of Australia. http://artsearch.nga.gov.au/Detail.cfm?IRN=149998.

For more information on acknowledging images with other citation styles, refer here.

Please check their Copyright Statement for full details before using images.
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