Art Gallery NSW CollectionArt Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Description A descriptive note detailing the content and context of the digital collection.
The Art Gallery of New South Wales is one of Australia’s leading art museums. It contains more than 30,000 objects of Australian, European and Asian art. More than half of their objects are Australian art. Their digital collection contains more than 18,000 images across different types, media and origins.
Collection Type Broad terms that define the type of digital collection
Subject 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 Terms 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 Terms 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 Openness of the digital collection determined using the 4R activities by Wiley (2010).
Contents of the website may be used for private research and study, and under fair dealing. The content of this website (or any part of it) may not be reproduced, modified, republished, distributed, reproduced or communicated in any form, without permission. All authorised uses must clearly identify the work: (1) art work must clearly identify the artist and title of the work with the work; (2) text must cite the author, title and source of the content used as from any printed work; (3) and the citation must include the general source ‘Art Gallery of New South Wales website: www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au’.
e.g. Atyeo, Sam. Rondo no. 17, circa 1970s-circa 1980s. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 192 cm x 151.0 cm. Accessed from Art Gallery of New South Wales website:www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au.