Well, the master/mistress could only be Google... and the latest foray into his/her/their mission to "organize the world's information" is terribly exciting: GoogleArtProject
Of course, in order to access it, you have to download Google Chrome Frame (for free, of course). After all, that's how they hook you--giving it to you for free.
Google approached over 150 museums and universities throughout the world and amassed 32,000 works of art for release in digital format: searchable by name, artist, location. What an amazing resource for art lovers, teachers and writers! Thank you, Google, may I have another? Dominate me at will.
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