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Art History

Reference:

ArtCyclopedia
Artist search with links to collections in museums. Art headlines and more.

ArtLex
Excellent definitions of art related terminology, links to tutorials.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Timeline of Art History
Concise art history. Dovetails with the museum collection.

WebMuseum
A concise art history with a comprehensive index of artists and high quality images of their works.

Smithsonian American Art Museum
Excellent art information and guides
 

Artists / Museums:

Art History Resources on the Web
Amazing and comprehensive.  Museum and gallery links too.  Created by Chris Witcombe.

Artist Indexes
Collections of links to artists' works.

ArtMagick
Focuses on late 19th and early 20th Century Art, emphasis on the symbolist movement and the PreRaphaelites.

AskArt
Artist biographies, links to resources.  Information message board.

Musee Museum Directory
Worldwide museum directory and more.