British Country Houses, Gardens and Landscapes
Databases, Conference Proceedings and On-Line Exhibitions
Materials and Elements
Museums and Collections
Reference Tools and On-Line Library Catalog
Research Centres, Institutes and Archives
Trusts, Foundations and Societies

British Country Houses, Gardens and Landscapes

Althorp House
Arundel Castle
Aston Hall
Attingham Park
Blakesley Hall
Bolling Hall
Bolsover Castle
Boughton House
Broughton Castle
Burghley House
Burton Constable Hall
Calke Abbey
Capesthorne Hall
Castle Howard
Corsham Court
Dyrham Park
Grimsthorpe Castle
Haddon Hall
Hardwick Hall
Hardwick Old Hall
Kedleston Hall
Little Moreton Hall
Lyme Park, House and Garden
Petworth House and Park
Royal Pavilion, Brighton
Soho House
Standen House and Garden
Tatton Park
Temple Newsam
Uppark House and Garden
West Dean

Databases, Conference Proceedings, and On-Line Exhibitions

Architectonic Fixations: Photographs from the Collection of Russell Sturgis (1836-1909)
Architectural Dublin
Arts in Victorian Britain (Brown Univ.)
Atheneum of Philadelphia, Architectural Archives
Center for the Study of Architecture/Archaeology
Corpus of Romanesque Sculpture in Britain and Ireland
Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy (Avalon Project)
Eighteenth Century On-Line (C18)
Historic American Buildings Survey
The Image of France (University of Chicago)
Images of England
Internet Library of Early Journals (Oxford)
Irish Architectural Archive
Life in Elizabethan England
Jacobite Heritage
Maps of Colonial America
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Old English Pages (Georgetown University)
Public Record Office (UK)
Samuel Johnson
Tyger of Wrath: William Blake in the National Gallery of Victoria
University of Pennsylvania, Architectural Archives
William Hogarth Archive
William Hogarth and 18th-Century Print Culture (Northwestern Univ.)
Southeastern Architectural Archive (Tulane University)
Victoria and Albert Museum Images On-Line

Conference Proceedings

On-Line Architectural Records Conference (CCAHA)

On-Line Exhibitions

Engravings from Pope’s Rape of the Lock (J. Barr, Univ. of Florida)
Hogarth and His Times: Serious Comedy (Berkeley Art Museum)
Land of Golden Dreams: California in the Gold Rush Decade, 1848-1858
The Mask of Venice: Masking, Theater, and Identity in the Art of Tiepolo and His Time (Berkeley Art Museum)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, Virtual Exhibitions
The New Child: British Art and the Origins of Modern Childhood, 1730-1830 (Berkeley)
Votes for Women
Winterthur On-Line Exhibitions


The British Monarchy (Official Site)


24-Hour Museum (with Museum Finder) (UK)
Garden Visit and Travel Guide
Historic Royal Palaces
Museums of Russia
National Trust, Places to Visit
Pevsner/Buildings Books Trust
River Thames Guide
Virtual Library Museum Pages (International Guide)

Materials and Elements


Potters in England
The French Porcelain Society

Wedgwood Society of Boston

Costume and Textiles

Braun and Schneider, History of Costume (ca. 1861-1880)
Costume Image Database (Columbia College)
18C Costume Resources On-Line
Museum of Costume (Bath, Eng.)


Mouldings as They Appear in British Furniture


Uppark (Plaster Ceilings)


The Silver Society

Stained Glass

Census of Stained Glass Windows in America, Inc.

Museums and Collections

Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums
Alhallows Museum, Honiton, Devon
American Museum in Britain Art Institute of Chicago
Ashmolean Museum , Oxford
Bank of England Museum
Beckford’s Tower and Museum
Berkeley Art Museum
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
British Museum
Bronte Parsonage Museum
Bucks County Museum
Colonial Willamsburg
Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, New York
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Mount Vernon
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry
Museum of London
National Galleries of Scotland
National Gallery, London
National Gallery of Art, Washington
National Museum Wales
National Portrait Gallery, London
Peabody Essex Museum
Royal Armouries
Royal Collection
Sir John Soane’s Museum, London
Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago
Stratford Hall, Virginia
Tate, London
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Yale Center for British Art

Reference Tools and On-Line Library Catalog

Grove Dictionary of Art

On-Line Library Catalogs

British Library
University of Oxford
Winterthur Library

Research Centres, Institutes and Archives

Bard Graduate Center
Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)
Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies, University of York
Colonial Willamsburg
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Getty Museum and Institutes
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Lewis-Walpole Library
Public Record Office/National Archives, UK
Sotheby’s Institute of Art
Warwick Eighteenth Century Centre
Yale Center for British Art
The Textile Conservation Centre

Trusts, Foundations and Societies

American Academy in Rome
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Aphra Behn Society
Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland
Association for Preservation Technology International (APT)
Bath Preservation Trust
Beckford Society
Birmingham Heritage Forum
British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
CADW, Welsh Historic Monuments
Castles of Britain
Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
Copland Foundation, Australia
Decorative Arts Trust
Documentation of the Modern Movement (DOCOMOMO)
Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society
English Heritage
Furniture History Society
Graham Foundation
Historic Charleston Foundation
Historic Scotland
Historical Manuscripts Commission (UK)
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art
International Committee for Historic House Museums (DEMHIST)
International Council of Museums (ICOM)
Irish Georgian Society
Landmark Trust, UK
Museum Documentation Association, UK
Museums, Libraries and Archives Council (MLA)
National Trust
National Trust for Historic Preservation, USA
National Trust for Scotland
Royal Oak Foundation
Scottish Natural Heritage
Silver Society
Society for American Archaeology
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, UK
Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain (SAHGB)
Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)
Vernacular Architecture Forum, USA
Victorian Society in America