Search
Descriptor English: Book Illustrations
Descriptor Spanish: Ilustraciones de Libros
Descriptor Portuguese: Ilustrações de Livros
Descriptor French: Illustrations d'ouvrages
Tree number(s): V01.185
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019489
Scope note: Works consisting of photographs, prints, drawings, portraits, plates, diagrams, facsimiles, maps, tables, or other representations or systematic arrangements of data designed to elucidate or decorate the contents of a publication. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983, p114)
Annotation: This heading is used as a Publication Type. Book illustrations as a subject are indexed under the main heading BOOKS, ILLUSTRATED. INDEXER: Do not use. CATALOGER: Use only for images originally published in a book.
History Note: 2008(1997)
Related: Pictorial Work MeSH
DeCS ID: 33229
Unique ID: D019489
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/21
Revision Date: 2018/07/16
Book Illustrations - Preferred
Concept UI M0028980
Scope note Works consisting of photographs, prints, drawings, portraits, plates, diagrams, facsimiles, maps, tables, or other representations or systematic arrangements of data designed to elucidate or decorate the contents of a publication. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983, p114)
Preferred term Book Illustrations



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey