Sedefkâr Mehmed Ağa | Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque); column and ceiling detail, 1609 to 1616 | Istanbul, Turkey | Image and original data provided by ART on FILE; artonfile.com

Sedefkâr Mehmed Ağa | Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque); column and ceiling detail, 1609 to 1616 | Istanbul, Turkey | Image and original data provided by ART on FILE; artonfile.com

Great end of the semester news: This May, ARTstor released 51,000 new images from 15 contributors in the Digital Library! We’ll be releasing more detailed individual announcements in the next few months, but we wanted to offer a peek before school closes. The contributors include the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Rijksmuseum, the state museum of the Netherlands; The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (exhibition installation photographs); Lukas-Art in Flanders, an archival repository for Flemish museums and cultural heritage institutions; the Phillips Collection; the Metropolitan Museum of Art (exhibition installation photographs); the Romare Bearden Foundation; Classical Sculptures from Berlin State Museums; ART on FILE Collection (photographs of architecture in Istanbul); the Museum of the City of New York; the Ackland Art Museum; the Flint Institute of Arts; Smith College Museum of Art; Shangri La, Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art; and abstract painter Cedric Van Eenoo. Enjoy your summer!

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