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Art and Architecture: Slides

The Sackler Library is the premier research library for the study of art, architecture and archaeology at Oxford. It incorporates multiple libraries previously housed in separate locations around the University.


Visual Resources Curator
History of Art Department

Tel.: +44 (0) 1865-286-839
Fax: +44 (0) 1865-286-831



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Edgar Wind portrait

Edgar Marcel Wind
Unknown photographer
© Warburg Institute, London

Edgar Wind's slides

History of Art departmental collection

The Department of the History of Art, originally housed on Beaumont Street, Oxford, assembled a substantial number of slides in support of Edgar Wind's teaching.  Among these is a rare collection of nineteenth and early twentieth century glass lantern slides, including a significant proportion of architectural material.  A few of Professor Wind's lecture slide lists have also survived.

The collection is held by the Visual Resources Centre at the History of Art Department.