The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery collection of approximately 14,000 objects is a resource for teaching in the arts and humanities.
Find objects through the simple search box at the upper right, or try an Advanced Search (to find items by accession number, object type, or date). You can also browse by Artist, Collection, Portfolio, or Keyword.
Additional search tips and tricks below.
Study of two cats with one under paper, 1938
Gelatin silver print
9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
13 x 8 3/4 in.
The Long-Necked Monster (Rokurokubi) of Otsuru, c. 1823-38
Ink on paper
14 1/2 in. x 10 in.
Search tips and tricks:
Search for an exact phrase or title by using quotation marks (i.e. "duxbury clam digger")
To find an object by its accession number click on "Advanced Search" and search by "Accession Number"
From a page of search results use the following buttons (located near the upper right) to change the object view:
small thumbnail view
large thumbnail view
If you need help accessing images or records please contact the
Curator of Visual Resources: John Trendler at
The new EmbARK Web Kiosk 10 is a responsive web application (for better display on mobile devices.)