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Art & Design Research Guide

A guide to resources on art and design.


This research guide is meant as a starting point for UMSL students and faculty to learn about Art & Design resources available from the Thomas Jefferson Library. Please contact Jaleh Fazelian if you have questions about library collections and services, like research consultations.

Burning of the House of Lords

Burning of the House of Lords

The Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons, 16 October 1834, 1835. Joseph Mallord William Turner (British, 1775-1851). Oil on canvas; framed: 123.5 x 153.5 x 12 cm (48 5/8 x 60 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.); unframed: 92 x 123.2 cm (36 1/4 x 48 1/2 in.). The Cleveland Museum of Art, Bequest of John L. Severance 1942.647