Massive union catalogue of countless libraries worldwide. Useful for finding books and archival materials beyond Oxford.
Accademia di San Luca (Rome)
Scans, transcriptions and English-language translations of every known notary document (c. 1590-1635) in the Archivio di Stato (Rome), relating to the founding and early history of the Accademia di San Luca, Rome.
Gli anni della Cupola: The Years of the Cupola
Compiled by Margaret Haines. Online edition of the entire contents of the archive of Florence’s Opera del Duomo for the years during which Brunelleschi’s cupola was planned and constructed (1417-1436).
Medici Archive (Florence, Italy)
Access to the Medici Grand Ducal Archive through scans and transcriptions of original documents. Individuals can be searched according to profession (e.g., actors, architects, artists, collectors, poets, printers, patrons, etc.)
Montias Database of 17th century Dutch Art Inventories
Compiled by the late John Michael Montias, the database contains information from 1,280 inventories of goods (paintings, prints, sculpture, furniture, etc.) owned by the residents of 17th century Amsterdam.
Historians of Netherlandish Art
Communication point for the study of Netherlandish, German and Franco-Flemish art and architecture.
Medieval and Early Modern Data Bank (Rutgers University)
Information about past currencies, exchange rates, prices and wages.
Honey jar (Valencia, c. 1700-1750; Ashmolean Museum, WA.OA166)
Dictionaries & encyclopedias