The MFAH CollectionsMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, 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
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).
Materials on the site are made available for “limited non-commercial, educational, and personal use only”, or for fair use as defined by the US copyright law. The materials may not be altered in any way. Copying and distribution of the materials for commercial use (including scholarly ) is strictly prohibited. Citation is required by including the author, source and the URL , “www.mfah.org”.
e.g. Remington, Frederic. The Scout, c. 1902. Oil on canvas, 119.4 cm x 87.6 cm. Houston, Museum of Fine Arts. http://www.mfah.org.
For more information on acknowledging images with other citation styles, refer here.