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Jonathan Swift
writer
Irish
Gulliver's Travels

Classics PB F SWI
Biography.com
Lunimarium
J.S. Bach
composer
German
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V.5 (REF)

Great Composers 780.92 BAC DOW
Biography.com
George Frederick Handel
composer
German
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE (REF)
Biography.com
Nicolas Pineau
carver and (Rococo)
ornament designer
French

Britannica.com
Alexander Pope
poet
English

Biography.com
Jean Baptiste Simeon Chardin
painter
French

BBC Your Paintings
Francois Boucher
painter (Rococo)
French

Francois Boucher.org
Thomas Gainsborough
portrait and
landscape painter
English
The World of Gainsborough 759.2 GAI LEO
Biography.com
Web Gallery of Art
Jean Honore Fragonard
painter and
print maker
French

Artble.com
Joseph Haydn
composer
Austrian
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V. 5 (REF)
Naxos
Biography.com
W.A. Mozart
composer
Austrian
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V.1 (REF)

Amadeus 822 SHA (play)

Great Composers Mozart 780.92 MOZ MAC
Biography.com
ArtsAlive.ca
AllMusic.com
PBS Mozart
Katsushika Hokusai
painter and
print-maker
Japanese

Katsushikahokusai.comkatsushikahokusai.org
L. van Beethoven
composer and pianist
German
Great Composers Beethoven 780.92 BEE MAY
Biography.com
PBS - Great Performances
John Constable
(Romantic) painter
English

MetMuseum
John Constable.com
Louis Daguerre
artist and photographer
French

Biography.com
Daguerreotypearchive
Lord Byron
(Romantic) poet
English

Biography.com
The European Graduate School - check the 'Links'
Percy Bysshe Shelley
(Romantic) poet
English

Biography.com
Poets.org
Victoriaweb.org
BBC - Historical Figures
Gioacchino Rossini
composer
Italian

Naxos
Classical Net
PBS - Great Performances
Franz Schubert
composer
Austrian
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V. 6 (REF)
Biography.com
Naxos
Frederic Chopin
(Romantic) composer
Polish
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V. 6 (REF)
Biography.com
NPR Music
Gutenburg.org (online book)
Franz Liszt
composer, pianist,
conductor, teacher
Hungarian
The Great Composers 780.922 GRE V. 6 (REF)
Biography.com
Naxos
Chao Chih-Ch'ien
Zhao Zhiqian
趙之謙
calligrapher, seal-engraver, painter
Chinese
NONE
Chinaonlinemuseum.com
MetMuseum
Zhao Zhijian Official Website
William Morris
textile designer, artist, writer
English
The Life and Works of William Morris 709.2 MOR VAN
Victory & Albert Museum
The William Morris Society
Jen Pai-Nien
painter
Chinese
NONE
Chinese Art in the XX Century
The Arts of China (Google Books)





GENERAL TOPICS





Women in the Arts



National Museum of Women in the Arts - 18th-19th century
Painting


1000 Years of Painting
759 ZUF

Music


The Enjoyment of Music
780.15 MAC (REF)
The Story of Music: Classical Music from Earliest Times
780 STO V.1 (REF)
The Story of Music: Romantic to Modern
780 STO V.2 (REF)
Classical Music: The Great Composers and their Masterworks
780.9 STA
Secret Lives of Great Composers
780.922 LUN