Oxford Grove Art Online

Grove Art Online is the unsurpassed authority on all aspects of art from prehistory to the present day, offering the full texts of the 34-volume Dictionary of Art and The Oxford Companion to Western Art, as well as all subsequent updates and enhancements.

Grove Art Online offers the most extensive and easily searchable online art resource available today, a virtual library of art reference unparalleled in scope and depth.

  • Over 45,000 signed articles on every aspect of the visual arts from prehistory to the present day - from Paleolithic cave and rock art to the work of Frida Kahlo and Damien Hirst.
  • More than 26 million words covering both the fine arts (painting, sculpture, and architecture) and the decorative arts (ceramics, textiles, jewellery, interior design, furniture, glass, metalwork, and more).
  • Over 6,000 art images and line drawings.
  • Over 21,000 biographies.
  • Regularly updated with new and revised articles

More information is available at Oxford Grove Art Online

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