Library Classification - The Courtauld Institute of Art

Library Classification

Search for:

About the Book Library

Library Classification


A12-3850               Architecture

A7710-7790          Garden History

B17-1311               Sculpture

C15-1850               Drawing including watercolours

D30-1685               Painting

D2890-3416          Illustrated Manuscripts

E1-3000                 Engraving

K12-9950              Applied Arts: ceramics, furniture, history of dress, metalwork, stained    glass, textiles, woodwork

H40-1088              History

Z510-2524            Museums, Galleries, Collections, Exhibition Catalogues

Z300-9100            History of Art – general works: aesthetics, criticism, iconography, patronage, theory

Colour Coding

Cream                    General Art History, Photography, Periodicals, Exhibition Catalogues

White                      Architecture

Blue                         Sculpture

Red                          Painting

Orange                   Drawing

Green                      Prints/Engravings

Yellow                     Decorative Arts

Share This

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Close