Art by Medium
Guggenheim: Artwork by Type
Browse highlights from the permanent collections arranged by type.
British Museum: View by Materials Index
Highlights in the collection arranged by material.
The Walters Museum
Work arranged by medium in 26 categories from arms and armor, glass, metal, and miniatures, to stone, textiles, wood and more.
Iowa Digital Library: Materials and Techniques
Browse over 250,000 images in the library's digital collections arranged by material and technique.
ANSC 100 Image Library: Media Index
View works of art arranged by medium.
Artcyclopedia: Artists by Typical Medium
Links to sites where works by artists who specialize in a particular medium can be viewed online.
Images by Object Class
View images arranged by medium and type, a resource presented by the School of Art and Design, San Jose State University.
Wikipedia: Art Media
A brief definition and a large list of the different types of art media.
About Using Wikipedia as an Academic Resource
Wikipedia: Artists by Medium
Lists of notable artists arranged by medium.
Picturing Words: The Power of Book Illustration
Explore the power of book illustration, a Smithsonian Institution Libraries online exhibition.
Treasury of Fine Art: Illustration
Online collection of images from The Ohio State University Libraries.
America's First Illustrator: Alexander Anderson
An online exhibition from the digital collections of The New York Public Library featuring around 10,000 wood-engravings by 19th-century master illustrator Alexander Anderson.
William Blake: Illustrated Books
View around 91 digitized images from three original books designed, illustrated, and printed by William Blake, an exhibition from the New York Public Library Digital Gallery.
Arousing Delight: Arthur Rackham, Artist and Illustrator
Includes a biography and images of artwork plus information on his style, subjects, and technique.
An overview and introduction to the history of illustration, includes a selection of images. See also: List of notable illustrators
About using Wikipedia as an Academic Resource
A list of illustrators with links to sites where their work can be viewed online.
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