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 Centers, Institutes, and Archives
Trusts, Foundations, and Societies

British Country Houses, Gardens, and Landscapes

Althorp House
Arundel Castle
Aston Hall
Attingham Park
Blakesly 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
Kedleston Hall
Little Moreton Hall
Lyme Park
Osborne House
Petworth Park
Royal Pavilion, Brighton
Soho House
Standen House
Stowe House
Stowe Landscape Gardens and Park
Tatton Park
Temple Newsam House
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
Alhallows Museum, Honiton, Devon
American Museum in Britain Art Institute of Chicago
Ashmolean Museum , Oxford
Bank of England Museum and Archive
Beckford Tower and Museum
Berkeley Art Museum
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Bronte Parsonage Museum
British Museum
Buckinghamshire County Museum
Colonial Willamsburg
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
Getty Museum and Institutes
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Mount Vernon
Museum of Fine Art, Montreal
Museum of Fine Art, Boston
Museum of Fine Art, Houston
Museum of Lakeland Life
Museum of London
National Galleries of Scotland
National Gallery, London
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
National Museums and Galleries of Wales
National Portrait Gallery, London
Peabody Essex Museum
Royal Armouries
Royal Collection
Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago
Smithsonian Institution
Soane Museum, London
Stratford Hall Plantation (Stratford, VA)
Tate Gallery, 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 Centers, Institutes, and Archives

Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts
Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Art
Center for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Univ. of York
Colonial Willamsburg
Dumbarton Oaks Studies in Landscape Architecture
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
Aphra Behn Society
Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland
Association for Preservation Technology, International
Bath Preservation Trust
Beckford Society
Birmingham Heritage Forum
Cadw, Wales
Castles of Britain
Copland Foundation, Australia
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
Decorative Arts Trust
DemHist (International Committee for Historical House Museums)
DOCOMOMO (Documentation of the Modern Movement)
Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society
English Heritage
Graham Foundation
Historic Charleston
Historic Scotland
Historical Manuscripts Commission (UK)
Institute of Classical Architecture
International Council of Museums (ICOM)
Irish Georgian Society
Landmark Trust, UK
Museum Documentation Association (UK)
National Trust, UK
National Trust for Historic Preservation, US
National Trust for Scotland
Resource: Council for Museums, Archives, and Libraries
Royal Oak Foundation
Scottish National Heritage
Silver Society
Society for American Archaeology
Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, UK
Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, US
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings, UK
Society of Architectural Historians, UK
Society of Architectural Historians, US
Vernacular Architecture Forum, US
Victorian Society in America