DDC - 700 - The arts
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Dewey Decimal Classification System
700 The Arts 700 Generalities
  • 700 The arts 
    • 700.7 Education and related topics of the arts
    • 700.8 The arts with respect to kinds of persons
    • 700.9 Historical, geographic, persons treatment
  • 701 Philosophy & theory
  • 702 Miscellany 
    • 702.8 Technique, procedures, apparatus, equipment, materials
    • 702.9 Commercial miscellany
  • 703 Dictionaries & encyclopedias
  • 704 Special topics 
    • 704.9 Iconography
  • 705 Serial publications
  • 706 Organizations & management
  • 707 Education, research, related topics 
    • 707.4 Temporary and traveling collections and exhibits
  • 708 Galleries, museums, private collections 
    • 708.1 In North America
    • 708.2 In British Isles (England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland)
    • 708.9 In other geographical areas
  • 709 Historical, areas, persons treatment 
    • 709.1 Treatment by areas, regions, places in general
    • 709.2 Persons
710 Civic & landscape art
  • 710 Civic & landscape art
  • 711 Area planning (Civic art)
  • 712 Landscape architecture
  • 713 Landscape architecture of traffic ways
  • 714 Water features
  • 715 Woody plants
  • 716 Herbaceous plants
  • 717 Structures
  • 718 Landscape design of cemeteries
  • 719 Natural landscapes
720 Architecture
  • 720 Architecture 
    • 720.8 Architecture with respect to kinds of persons
    • 720.9 Historical, geographic, persons treatment
  • 721 Architectural structure
  • 722 Architecture to ca. 300
  • 723 Architecture from ca. 300 to 1399
  • 724 Architecture from 1400
  • 725 Public structures
  • 726 Buildings for religious purposes
  • 727 Buildings for education & research
  • 728 Residential & related buildings 
    • 728.7 Vacation houses, cabins, hunting lodges, houseboats, mobile homes
    • 728.8 Large and elaborate private dwellings
  • 729 Design & decoration
730 Plastic arts, sculpture
  • 730 Plastic arts; Sculpture 
    • 730.1 Philosophy and theory of sculpture
    • 730.2 Miscellany of sculpture
    • 730.9 Historical, geographic, persons treatment of sculpture
  • 731 Processes, forms, subjects of sculpture 
    • 731.4 Techniques and procedures
  • 732 Sculpture to ca. 500
  • 733 Greek, Etruscan, Roman sculpture
  • 734 Sculpture from ca. 500 to 1399
  • 735 Sculpture from 1400
  • 736 Carving & carvings
  • 737 Numismatics & sigillography 
    • 737.4 Coins
  • 738 Ceramic arts 
    • 738.1 Techniques, procedures, apparatus, equipment, materials
    • 738.2 Porcelain
    • 738.3 Earthenware and stoneware
    • 738.4 Enameling and enamels
    • 738.5 Mosaics
    • 738.6 Ornamental bricks and tiles
    • 638.8 Other products
  • 739 Art metalwork 
    • 739.2 Work in precious metals
    • 739.4 Ironwork
    • 739.5 Work in other metals
    • 739.7 Arms and armour
740 Drawing & decorative arts
  • 740 Drawing & decorative arts
  • 741 Drawing & drawings 
    • 741.2 Techniques, procedures, apparatus, equipment, materials
    • 741.5 Cartoons, caricatures, comics
    • 741.6 Graphic design, illustration and commercial art
    • 741.7 Silhouettes
    • 741.9 Collections of drawings
  • 742 Perspective
  • 743 Drawing & drawings by subject
  • 744 
  • 745 Decorative arts 
    • 745.1 Antiques
    • 745.2 Industrial art and design
    • 745.4 Pure and applied design and decoration
    • 745.5 Handicrafts
    • 745.6 Calligraphy, illumination, heraldic design
    • 745.7 Decorative coloring
    • 745.8 Panoramas, cycloramas, dioramas
    • 745.9 Other decorative arts
  • 746 Textile arts 
    • 746.1 Yarn preparation and weaving
    • 746.2 Laces and related fabrics
    • 746.3 Pictures, hangings, tapestries
    • 746.4 Needle- and handwork
    • 746.5 Bead embroidery
    • 746.6 Printing, painting, dyeing
    • 746.7 Rugs and carpets
    • 746.9 Other textile products
  • 747 Interior decoration 
    • 747.2 Historical, geographic, persons treatment
    • 747.7 Decoration of specific rooms of residential buildings
  • 748 Glass 
    • 748.2 Glassware
    • 748.5 Stained, painted, leaded, mosaic glass
    • 748.6 Methods of decoration
    • 748.8 Specific articles
  • 749 Furniture & accessories 
    • 749.2 Historical, geographic, persons treatment
750 Painting & paintings (museums)
  • 750 Painting & paintings 
    • 750.1 Philosophy and theory
  • 751 Techniques, equipment, forms 
    • 751.2 Materials
    • 751.3 Apparatus, equipment, artists' models
    • 751.4 Techniques and procedures
    • 751.5 Techniques of production
    • 751.6 Conservation, preservation, restoration, routine care
    • 751.7 Specific forms
  • 752 Colour
  • 753 Symbolism, allegory, mythology, legend
  • 754 Genre paintings
  • 755 Religion & religious symbolism
  • 756
  • 757 Human figures & their parts
  • 758 Other subjects
  • 759 Historical, areas, persons treatment - add area codes 
    • 759.11 Canadian
    • 759.13 American
    • 759.2 British
    • 759.3 German
    • 759.4 French
    • 759.5 Italian
    • 759.6 Spanish
    • 759.7 Russian
    • 759.8 Greek
    • 759.9 other areas
    • 759.94 Dutch
760 Graphic arts, printmaking & prints, postage stamps
  • 760 Graphic arts; Printmaking & prints 
    • 760.1 Philosophy and theory of printmaking and prints
    • 760.2 Miscellany of printmaking and prints
    • 760.7 Education and related topics of printmaking and prints
    • 760.8 History and description of printmaking and prints with respect to kinds of persons
  • 761 Relief processes (Block printing)
  • 762
  • 763 Lithographic (Planographic) processes
  • 764 Chromolithography & serigraphy
  • 765 Metal engraving
  • 766 Mezzotinting & related processes
  • 767 Etching & drypoint
  • 768
  • 769 Prints 
    • 769.5 Forms of prints
    • 769.9 Historical, geographic, persons treatment of printmaking and prints
770 Photography & photographs
  • 770 Photography & photographs 
    • 770.2 Miscellany
    • 770.9 Historical, geographic, persons treatment
  • 771 Techniques, equipment, materials 
    • 771.3 Cameras and accessories
  • 772 Metallic salt processes
  • 773 Pigment processes of printing
  • 774 Holography
  • 775
  • 776
  • 777
  • 778 Fields & kinds of photography 
    • 778.2 Photographic projection
    • 778.3 Special kinds of photography
    • 778.4 Stereoscopic photography and projection
    • 778.5 Motion pictures and television photography, and related activities
    • 778.6 Color photography and photography of colors
    • 778.7 Photography of Photography under specific conditions
    • 778.8 Special effects and trick photography
    • 778.9 Photography of specific subjects
  • 779 Photographs
780 Music 
  • 780 Music 
    • 780.7 Education, performances, related topics
    • 780.8 History and description of music with respect to kinds of persons
    • 780.9 Historical, geographic,
    • 780.92 musicians, composers
  • 781 General principles & musical forms 
    • 781.1 Aesthetics, appreciation, taste
    • 781.2 Elements of music
    • 781.3 Composition
    • 781.4 Techniques of music
    • 781.5 Kinds of music
    • 781.6 Traditions of music
    • 781.7 Sacred music
    • 781.8 Musical forms
  • 782 Vocal music 
    • 782.1 Dramatic vocal forms Operas
    • 782.2 Nondramatic vocal forms
    • 782.3 Services (Liturgy and ritual)
    • 782.4 Secular forms
    • 782.5 Mixed voices
    • 782.6 Women's voices
    • 782.7 Children's voices
    • 782.8 Men's voices
    • 782.9 Other types of voices
  • 783 Music for single voices; The voice 
    • 783.1 Single voices in combination
    • 783.2 Solo voice
    • 783.3 High voice
    • 783.4 Middle voice
    • 783.5 Low voice
    • 783.6 Women's voices
    • 783.7 Children's voices
    • 783.8 Men's voices
    • 783.9 Other types of voice
  • 784 Instruments & instrumental ensembles 
    • 784.1 General principles, musical forms, instruments
    • 784.2 Full (Symphony) orchestra
    • 784.3 Chamber orchestra
    • 784.4 Light orchestra
    • 784.5 Pop music
    • 784.6 Keyboard, mechanical, electronic, percussion bands
    • 784.7 String orchestra
    • 784.8 Wind band
    • 784.9 Brass band
  • 785 Chamber music
  • 786 Keyboard & other instruments 
    • 786.2 Piano
    • 786.3 Clavichord
    • 786.4 Harpsichord
    • 786.5 Keyboard wind instruments Organ
    • 786.6 Mechanical and aeolian instruments
    • 786.7 Electrophones Electronic instruments
    • 786.8 Percussion instruments
    • 786.9 Drums and devices used for percussion effects
  • 787 Stringed instruments 
    • 787.2 Violin
    • 787.3 Viola
    • 787.4 Cello
    • 787.5 Double bass
    • 787.6 Other bowed stringed instruments Viol
    • 787.7 Plectral instruments, guitar
    • 787.9 Harp and musical bow
  • 788 Wind instruments 
    • 788.2 Woodwind instruments and free aerophones
    • 788.3 Flute family
    • 788.4 Reed instruments
    • 788.5 Double-reed instruments
    • 788.6 Single-reed instruments
    • 788.7 Saxophone
    • 788.8 Free reeds
    • 788.9 Brass instruments (Lip-reed instruments)
  • 789
790 Recreational & performing arts
  • 790 Recreational & performing arts 
    • 790.1 Recreational activities
    • 790.2 The performing arts in general
  • 791 Public performances 
    • 791.3 Circuses
    • 791.4 Motion pictures, radio, television
    • 791.44 movies
    • 791.5 Puppetry and toy theaters
    • 791.6 Pageantry
    • 791.8 Animal performances
  • 792 Stage presentations 
    • 792.1 Tragedy and serious drama
    • 792.2 Comedy and melodrama
    • 792.3 Pantomime
    • 792.5 Opera
    • 792.6 Musical plays
    • 792.7 Variety shows
    • 792.8 Ballet and modern dance
    • 792.9 Stage productions
  • 793 Indoor games & amusements 
    • 793.2 Parties and entertainment
    • 793.3 Social, folk, national dancing
    • 793.4 Games of action
    • 793.5 Forfeit and trick games
    • 793.7 Games not characterized by action
    • 793.8 Magic and related activities
    • 793.9 Other indoor diversions
  • 794 Indoor games of skill 
    • 794.1 Chess
    • 794.2 Checkers (Draughts)
    • 794.3 Darts
    • 794.6 Bowling
    • 794.7 Ball games
    • 794.8 Electronc games Computer games
  • 795 Games of chance 
    • 795.1 Games with dice
    • 795.2 Wheel and top games
    • 795.3 Games dependent on drawing numbers or counters
    • 795.4 Card games
  • 796 Athletic & outdoor sports & games 
    • 796.0971 Canadian sport history
    • 796.1 Miscellaneous games
    • 796.2 Activities and games requiring equipment
    • 796.3 Ball games
    • 796.4 Weight lifting, track and field, gymnastics
    • 796.5 Outdoor life
    • 796.6 Cycling and related activities
    • 796.7 Driving motor vehicles
    • 796.8 Combat sports
    • 796.9 Ice and snow sports
    • 796.91 Skiing
    • 796.96 Hockey
  • 797 Aquatic & air sports 
    • 797.1 Boating
    • 797.2 Swimming and diving
    • 797.3 Other aquatic sports
    • 797.5 Air sports
  • 798 Equestrian sports & animal racing 
    • 798.2 Horsemanship
    • 798.4 Horse racing Flat racing
  • 799 Fishing, hunting, shooting 
    • 799.1 Fishing
    • 799.2 Hunting
    • 799.3 Shooting other than game