A Gentle Introduction
These Data Visualisations will help you get a clear sense of the scale and scope of the creation of – and trade in ! –
Old Master Art
. But first, a little context setting and story telling.
USA Gallery Bubble Map
Using an interactive timeline and location mapping this visualization animates the spread of Classical Art in North America based on the foundation dates of its Galleries.
Europe Works Bubble Map
Using an interactive timeline and location mapping this visualization animates the creation of “Old Master” art from the Early Renaissance era to the Pre Modern era.
Sankey Provenance Diagram
Using sales and accession data, the scale, sequence, flow and relative volumes of the trade in OM Art Works can be explored in detail in this Sankey Diagram.
Tree Provenance Diagram
Based on accession and gallery records, this visualization gives insight the focus of major collections breaking it down by school, then by location, then by artist and even art work.
The Growth of North American Galleries [1732-1939]
Legend & Filters:
1740 to 1865
1866 to 1918
1919 to 1945
through to 1939
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