Princeton University Art Museum collectionsPrinceton University, Art Museum, Princeton, 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).
The images on the site are of various types and copyrights attached. Images that are on the public domain can be downloaded “for personal and educational use” but no alteration is allowed. Thumbnails of images are displayed under fair use as defined in the United States copyright laws. Any use of other copyrighted materials requires the permission of the copyright holders, Visual Artists and Galleries Association Inc, (VAGA) or Art Resource. Attribution is required. The images can be cited by including the author and source of the images as they would material from any printed work, with the URL, “artmuseum.princeton.edu.“.
e.g. Sage, Kay. I Saw Three Cities, 1944. Oil on canvas, 92 cm x 71 cm. Princeton, Princeton University Art Museum. http://artmuseum.princeton.edu.
For more information on acknowledging images with other citation styles, refer here.