Open Access for Scholarly Content (OASC)Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, United States
Description A descriptive note detailing the content and context of the digital collection.
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
Ancient Greek (culture or style), Asian, Byzantine, Chinese (culture or style), Classicism, East Asian, Egyptian (ancient), Impressionist (style),Indian (South Asian), Islamic (culture or style), Maya, Mesopotamian (culture or style), Middle Eastern, Modern (style or period), Native American,Neoclassical, Neolithic, Post-Impressionist, Postmodern, Renaissance-Baroque Styles, Roman (ancient Italian culture or period), South Asian, Southeast Asian, Spanish (culture or style)
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).
e.g. Vermeer, Johannes. Young Woman with a Water Pitcher, 1662. Oil on canvas, 45.7 cm x 40.6 cm. New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Accessed July 15, 2015. http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/437881
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