Have a friend looking for an image database for paintings, prints,
etc, categorized by keyword or subject. Does not need to be free, but
does need to be historical - eg not flickr or google, but something
like a collection or library. Any ideas? Thanks in advance…
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Patrick Young <email@example.com>
> Date: October 2, 2007 11:27:33 AM GMT+02:00
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: re: Image search
> Thanks again for speaking to me on the phone last week, and I'm
> sorry this follow up email is so late in coming. You may remember
> that I'm looking for an image database for some research I'm doing.
> I'm working on an adaptation of Nietzsche's Thus Spoke
> Zarathustra, and I'm looking for images associated with the text,
> particularly in visual art – for instance, I'm looking for
> paintings of tightrope walkers and midgets. I'd obviously love to
> have access to images, but even a text archive would help, because
> then I could hunt down the images myself. Any suggestions + leads
> you might have of places to look would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks so much for your help, and I look forward to speaking to you
> again soon.