Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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A The Arts
Use all A* codes for: specialist and general adult titles, including both highly illustrated and more text-based works. For a hobby or recreational approach, prefer a WF* code as the main subject and supplement with A* code(s) where appropriate. Use all A* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers as appropriate, in particular STYLE 6*, plus PLACE 1* and TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers
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AG The Arts: treatments and subjects
Use for: works on the fine, visual and applied arts. Use all AG* codes with: the relevant AB*, AF*, AG*, AJ* code(s) and also STYLE 6*, PLACE 1* and TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers as appropriate
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AGC Exhibition catalogues and specific collections
Use for: publications that are linked to a temporary exhibition or the catalogues of permanent collections such as art galleries, museums or individual collectors. Use with: other A* codes to indicate Art form and a PLACE 1* Qualifiers if it is the catalogue of a permanent location such as a specific gallery or museum.
See also: WTHM Travel guides: museums, historic sites, galleries etc, GLZ Museology and heritage studies
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