F&M Decorative Art Collection

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F&M Decorative Art Collection


The records in this repository comply with Categories for the Description of Art (CDWA) standards and contain the core category requirements. Work is categorized according to Chenall’s System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. To the extent possible, controlled vocabulary is used to describe objects, creators, and materials using The J. Paul Getty Trust’s Union List of Artists (ULAN) and The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT). Links to the controlled vocabulary are provided in the sidebar.

An Excel spreadsheet describing the collection’s metadata schema and controlled vocabulary can be found here. Enjoy the collections.

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