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LOC Subject Headings - Fine Arts

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N1-(9211) Visual arts
N1-58 General
N61-72 Theory.  Philosophy.  Aesthetics of the visual arts
N81-390 Study and teaching.  Research
N400-3990 Art museums, galleries, etc.
N4390-5098 Exhibitions
N5198-5299 Private collections and collectors
N5300-7418 History
N7420-7525.8 General works
N7560-8266 Special subjects of art
N8350-8356 Art as a profession.  Artists
N8510-8553 Art studios, materials, etc.
N8554-8585 Examination and conservation of works of art
N8600-8675 Economics of art
N8700-9165 Art and the state.  Public art
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NA1-9428 Architecture
NA1-60 General
NA100-130 Architecture and the state
NA190-1555.5 History
NA1995 Architecture as a profession
NA2000-2320 Study and teaching.  Research
NA2335-2360 Competitions
NA2400-2460 Museums.  Exhibitions
NA2500-2599 General works
NA 2599.5-2599.9 Architectural criticism
NA2695-2793 Architectural drawing and design
NA2835-4050 Details and decoration
NA4100-8480 Special classes of buildings
NA4100-4145      Classed by material
NA4150-4160      Classed by form
NA4170-8480      Classed by use
NA4170-(7020)           Public buildings
NA4590-5621                Religious architecture
NA7100-7884           Domestic architecture.  Houses.  Dwellings
NA7910-8125           Clubhouses, guild houses, etc.
NA8200-8260           Farm architecture
NA8300-8480           Outbuildings, gates, fences, etc.
NA9000-9428 Aesthetics of cities.  City planning and beautifying
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NB1-1952 Sculpture
NB1-50 General
NB60-1115 History
          Including collective biography
NB1120-1133 Study and teaching
NB1134-1134.4 Competitions
NB1135-1150 General works
NB1160-1195 Designs and technique
NB1199-1200 Restoration of sculptures
NB1203-1270 Special materials
NB1272-1291 Mobiles, color, sculpture gardens, etc.
NB1293-1895 Special forms
NB1293-1310      Portrait sculpture
NB1312-1313      Equestrian statues
NB1330-1685      Sculptural monuments
NB1750-1793      Religious monuments and shrines
NB1800-1880      Sepulchral monuments
NB1910-1952 Special subjects
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NC1-1940 Graphic Arts
NC1-45 General
     Including collective biography
NC50-266 History of drawing
NC390-670 Study and teaching
NC673-677 Competitions
NC703-725 General works
NC730-758 Technique
NC760-825 Special subjects
NC845-915 Graphic art materials
NC930 Conservation and restoration of drawings
NC950-(996) Illustration
NC997-1003 Commercial art.  Advertising art
NC1280-1284 Printed ephemera.  Imagerie populaire
NC1300-1766 Pictorial humor, caricature, etc.
NC1800-1850 Posters
NC1860-1896 Greeting cards, postcards, invitations, book jackets, etc.
NC1920-1940 Copying, enlarging, and reduction of drawings
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ND25-3416 Painting
ND25-(48) General
ND49-813 History
ND1115-1120 Study and teaching
ND1130-1156 General works
ND1288-1460 Special subjects
ND1290-1293      Human figure
ND1300-1337      Portraits
ND1340-1367      Landscape painting
ND1370-1375      Marine painting
ND1380-1383      Animals.  Birds
ND1385-1388      Sports.  Hunting, fishing, etc.
ND1390-1393      Still life
ND1400-1403      Flowers.  Fruit.  Trees
ND1410-1460      Other subjects
ND1470-1625 Technique and materials
ND1630-1662 Examination and conservation of paintings
ND1700-2495 Watercolor painting
ND2550-2733 Mural painting
ND2889-3416 Illuminating of manuscripts and books
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NE1-3002 Print media
NE1-978 Printmaking and engraving
NE1-90      General
NE 218-(330)      Engraved portraits.  Self-portraits
NE380      Conservation and restoration of prints
NE390-395      Collected works
NE400-773      History of printmaking
NE830-898      General works
NE951-962      Special subjects
NE965-965.3      Tradesmen's cards
NE970-973      Study and teaching
NE975-975.4      Competitions
NE977-978      Equipment
NE1000-1352 Wood engraving
NE1000-1027      General
NE1000-1027      History
NE1220-1233      General works
NE1310-1326.5      Japanese prints
NE1330-1336      Linoleum block prints
NE1340      Fish prints
NE1344-1345      Potato prints
NE1350-1352      Other materials used in relief printing
NE1400-1879 Metal engraving
NE1400-1422      General
NE1620-1630      General works
NE1634-1749      History
NE1750-1775      Copper engraving
NE1850-1879      Color prints
NE1940-2232.5 Etching and aquatint
NE1940-1975      General
NE1980-2055.5      History
NE2120-2140      General works
NE2141-2149      Special subjects
NE2220-2225      Dry point
NE2236-2240.6 Serigraphy
NE2242-2246 Monotype (Printmaking)
NE2250-2570 Lithography
NE2685-2685.8 Lumiprints
NE2690 Engraving on glass
NE2800-2880 Printing of engravings
NE3000-3002 Copying art.  Copying machine art
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NK1-9990 Decorative arts
NK1-570 General
NK600-806 History
NK1135-1149.5 Arts and crafts movement
NK1160-1590 Decoration and ornament.  Design
NK1160-1174      General
NK 1175-(1498)      History
NK1505-1535      General works
NK1548-1590      Special subjects for design
NK1648-1678 Religious art
NK1700-2195 Interior decoration.  House decoration
NK1700-2138      General.  History, etc.
          Including special rooms
NK2140-2180      Decorative painting
NK2190-2192      Church decoration
NK2200-2750 Furniture
NK2775-2898 Rugs and carpets
NK2975-3049 Tapestries
NK3175-3296.3 Upholstery.  Drapery
NK3375-3496.3 Wallpapers
NK 3600-(9990) Other arts and art industries
NK3700-4695      Ceramics
NK4700-4890      Costume
NK5100-5440      Glass
NK5500-6060      Glyptic arts
NK6400-8459      Metalwork
NK8800-9505.5      Textiles
NK9600-9955      Woodwork
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NX1-820 Arts in General
NX1-260 General
NX280-410 Study and teaching.  Research
NX411-415 Competitions
NX420-430 Exhibitions
NX440-632 History of the arts
NX650-694 Special subjects, characters, persons, religious arts, etc.
NX700-750 Patronage of the arts
NX760-770 Administration of the arts
NX775-777 Voluntarism in the arts
NX798-820 Arts centers and facilities
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TR1-1050 Photography
TR250-265 Cameras
TR287-500 Photographic processing.  Darkroom technique
TR504-508 Transparencies.  Diapositives
TR510-545 Color photography
TR550-581 Studio and laboratory
TR590-620 Lighting
TR624-835 Applied photography
     Including artistic, commercial, medical photography,
     photocopying processes
TR845-899 Cinematography.  Motion pictures
TR925-1050 Photomechanical processes
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