For a wonderful site with text from famous artists and images from their works see The Web Museum.
World Wide Arts Resources covers 3,000 different categories -- kind of the Yahoo of the art world.
Information on world wide museums and their collections may be found in the World Wide Web Virtual Library, Museums section.
The Artist Biography section of WebMuseum.
ArtLex - Online Visual Arts Dictionary
If you can't get there, this is the next-best thing: The Metropolitan Museum of Art site.
Musèe du Louvre in Paris.
The American Museum of Natural History has great photographs of exhibits and some information, too, about amber, dinosaurs, and the people who dig them. <Hur Hurr>
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