Objects

Search for artworks in the Block Museum's permanent collection by keywords ranging from artist to media. Individual object records contain the following information: artist, title, date, media (e.g. etching, ink, acrylic), donor or gift information, and museum accession number. The advance search allows you to query or browse by information fields of your choice. Many of the object records contain images. The Block Museum respects the rights of the artists who created these works and for that reason we must remind you that you may not reproduce, alter, or transmit any artworks from our database for any reason other than personal use without first obtaining written permission from the copyright holder. In many cases the Block Museum does not own the copyright to the artworks in its collection. If you would like to obtain more information regarding reproduction rights, please contact the Registrar Assistant, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois 60208-2410. Phone 847.491.4000, fax: 847.491.7330, or e-mail: block-museum@northwestern.edu.