American Institute for the Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
A guide to art conservation resources for the conservation professional and for the novice that offers basic information on collections care and a search tool to aid in finding certified conservators.
CINOA: Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art
CINOA is an association that binds together a network of arts organizations, like the IFPDA, that have a stated commitment to the promotion of ethics and high standards in art dealing.
Print Council of America
A professional organization of print specialists, most of whom represent collections of works of art on paper throughout the United States and Canada. While the organization is comprised primarily of museum curators, it also includes university professors, conservators of works on paper, and independent scholars with a strong commitment to the study of prints.
Southern Graphics Council
A non-profit organization committed to promoting education and higher standards in the graphic arts. Southern Graphics sponsors an annual conference that is focused on issues regarding printmaking.
The Art Dealers Association of America
A non-profit organization of the nation's leading dealers in fine arts with the purposes to promote the highest standards of connoisseurship, scholarship and ethical practice within the profession and to increase the public awareness of the role and responsibilities of reputable art dealers.
Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin
A searchable, image gallery of selections from the museum's extraordinary holding of 13,500 prints, the only encyclopedic collection in Texas and one of the finest on an American campus. Each online entry has detailed descriptions of the object and its significance.
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Department of Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Link to information on the Boston MFA’s Morse study room for viewing prints, drawings, and photographs. This page has a link to the “Prints” collection where a curator’s selection of the print collection can be viewed with zoomable images. The collection at large can also be searched via the museum’s database
British Museum Collection Database
A searchable collection database of over 440,000 objects that features an extensive online print collection. Many of the print entries are illustrated with zoomable images.
Cleveland Museum of Art, Print Department
An online, searchable database of the over 14,500 prints, with illustrations, in the museum’s collection.
Connecticut College, Wetmore Print Collection
An online, illustrated catalogue of the Wetmore collection including works by Rembrandt and Dürer, Japanese woodblocks, and American prints.
Davison Art Center at Wesleyan University
Selected works are viewable from various sections of the print collection, either in groupings based on relevant Wesleyan courses or by selected image groups.
Harvard University Art Museums Online Collection
Collections Online provides access to basic information more than half of the permanent holdings of the Harvard University Art Museums.
Joel & Lila Harnett Print Study Center at the Univ. of Richmond
Current exhibitions as well as a selection of past exhibitions at the Print Study Center. This site also features information on the history and techniques of printmaking methods such as lithography, intaglio, screenprint, and relief printing. Plus an extensive glossary and bibliography for further research.
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
An online database of 65,000 digitized images of works on paper from the Legion of Honor’s collection. You will also find information on viewing prints in the Achenbach Study Center’s Peter Hoefer Study Room.
Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art's online collection includes artists and objects from the Museum's Department of Prints and Illustrated Books. You may browse collection highlights by decade, or recent acquisition, explore the works of a specific artist, or search the collection by artist, title, department, classification, place of origin, or year made. The information here is reviewed and added to regularly by MoMA's staff and is subject to revision.
The Jewish Museum
View the Museum's collection of works on paper on-line.
Victoria and Albert Museum
The V&A Prints collections consist of about 500,000 objects, including prints from the Renaissance to the present day, and represents all the main printmaking processes tools and equipment.
The Printroom at the Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas
Sponsored by the University of Kansas, this website contains an image gallery of the Spencer Museum’s collection, a glossary of printmaking terms, and links to additional resources. Also includes rotating online print exhibitions.
Japan Ukiyo-e Museum
Museum specializing in Japanese ukiyo-e prints, with a brief introduction to the history of these prints and a selection of images.
International Print Center New York
The first and only non-profit institution devoted solely to the exhibition and understanding of both historical and contemporary fine art prints. Site includes a Directory of Print Workshops.
The Louvre Department of Prints and Drawings
One of the Louvre’s eight departments is home to the museum’s extensive collection of drawings, pastels, miniatures, prints, books, manuscripts, autograph works, woodcuts, copperplates, and lithographic stones.
National Gallery of Australia
The focus of the site is prints and printmaking by artists from Australia, Aboriginal Australia, the Torres Strait Islands, Papua New Guinea, Maori and Pakeha Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific region including , New Caledonia, Nuie, Samoa, Kiribati, and the Solomon Islands. The site also includes references to prints and printmaking in China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
New York Public Library Digital Gallery
NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 685,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection Database
The Collection Database is searchable table of artworks and related materials from the permanent collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. An individual database record includes information about an object as well as images, when available. The Museum's curators have selected several works of note within the Collection Database as Highlights of the collection.
Museo del Prado
Museo del Prado’s collection of prints, drawings and photography is one of the most important in Spain. Comprising more than 9,000 drawings, almost 6,000 prints and approximately 10,000 photographs.
Yale Center For British Art
Highlights include an online catalog of the center's holdings, allowing seamless searching across paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings, rare books, manuscripts and library materials.
The Morgan Library and Museum
This online feature makes almost five hundred images from the Morgan's exceptional collection of Rembrandt etchings available for the first time. The images presented here celebrate his unsurpassed skill and inventiveness as a master storyteller.