The Department of Art


Paul Gauguin, Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?
oil on canvas, 54 3/4 x 147 1/2"
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


The above image is just one sample of the Visual Resources Department's vast image collection. The vast majority of the department's image resources is now digital, with a small mindfully kept slide collection. Images are available for lending to Swarthmore's faculty, staff, and students. Currently, our image collections consist of more than 250,000 images spanning Western and Non-Western art.  Visual Resources' image collection, along with coutless other images, can be accessed by the Swarthmore College community at ARTstor.


214 Beardsley Hall
Department of Art
Swarthmore College
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081

Hours of operation:

Fall 2012
Monday through Thursday,
8:30am - 4:30pm

Contact information:

Stacy Bomento
Visual Resources Curator
Beardsley 214 A
(610) 328-8444