There may be a lot speak in regards to the fundamental description of artworks, referred to as descriptive metadata (‘knowledge about knowledge’) (1). Concurrently, the brand new know-how of laptop imaginative and prescient permits for sample recognition and content-analysis of digital photographs of artworks. Nonetheless, a significant laptop imaginative and prescient strategy requires an artwork historic perspective and topic evaluation of the artworks (2). Step one is the categorization on the nominal stage in a normal knowledge evaluation of artworks based on model, style, theme, and many others.
This submit refers back to the Digital Thematic Analysis Assortment of ‘The Iconography of Venus from the Center Ages to Trendy Instances’ the place all artworks with their metadata are categorized into 18 primary subjects with a strategy equal in all six ‘topical’ catalogues revealed since 2007 (3). The gathering is a worthwhile asset for the event of a ‘deep studying’ approach (4).
Presently, the topicalcatalogue Vol 2.1 ‘The French Venus’, with 2,997 artworks of 997 recognized French artists revealed in 2009, is being revised: model 2.1.1 contains now 3,800 artworks of 1,231 artists and is revealed immediately as a draftat academia.edu with open discussion throughout 20 days.
The compilation on this model is finalized for 409 artists with surname within the alphabetical checklist [A,B]. They characterize already 33% of the present checklist of artists. Subsequent variations will prolong and proper the compilation accordingly.