Overview

Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art. The collection embraces all media, from painting, drawing, sculpture and prints to photography, video and film, installation and performance. This dataset has metadata about many pieces from their collection.

http://www.tate.org.uk/about/our-work/collection/about-the-collection

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Field Descriptions

JSON Path Type Comment Example Value
[0].dimensions.width float The width of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0". 0.0
[0].dimensions.depth float The depth of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0". 0.0
[0].dimensions.height float The height of the piece of art, in millimeters. If it is unknown, this was replaced with "0". 0.0
[0].artist dict {u'gender': u'Female', u'death': {u'location': u'', u'year': 0}, u'role': u'artist', u'name': u'Abakanowicz, Magdalena', u'birth': {u'location': u'Polska', u'year': 1930}}
[0].data dict {u'url': u'http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/abakanowicz-backs-t12981', u'medium': u'Burlap and resin', u'thumbnail': u'http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T12981_8.jpg', u'title': u'Backs'}
[0].dimensions dict {u'width': 0.0, u'depth': 0.0, u'height': 0.0}
[0].metadata dict {u'credit': u'Presented anonymously 2009', u'acquisition date': 2009, u'creation decade': 1970, u'creation year': 1976}
[0].data.url unicode http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/abakanowicz-backs-t12981
[0].data.medium unicode Burlap and resin
[0].data.thumbnail unicode http://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/T/T12/T12981_8.jpg
[0].data.title unicode Backs
[0].artist.death.location unicode
[0].artist.death.year int The year that the artist died. If the year is unknown, it was replaced with "0". 0
[0].artist.gender unicode The recorded gender of the artist, either "Male", "Female", or a blank string. Female
[0].artist.death dict {u'location': u'', u'year': 0}
[0].artist.role unicode artist
[0].artist.name unicode Abakanowicz, Magdalena
[0].artist.birth dict {u'location': u'Polska', u'year': 1930}
[0].artist.birth.location unicode Polska
[0].artist.birth.year int The year that the artist was born. If the year is unknown, it was replaced with "0". 1930
[0].metadata.credit unicode Presented anonymously 2009
[0].metadata.acquisition date int The year that this particular art piece was acquired by the Tate art gallery. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0". 2009
[0].metadata.creation decade int The 10-year period that this particular art piece was created in. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0". 1970
[0].metadata.creation year int The year that this particular art piece was created in. If the creation date was not known, it was replaced with "0". 1976