For instance, if you take a look at Google’s art project which is collaborating with 17 international museums, including the Met in New York you will find you can zoom in to many famous paintings and see as much as if you were in person at the gallery.
Although the Google project sounds great it can be very frustrating trying use it and locate things, but it is worth a try. So to get you started, try this link below and zoom in on one of the paintings…
Google Art Project (Monet)
The BBC link below takes you to a selection by Monty-Don. Use the menu to search and you can find thousands of paintings from all over the UK!
BBC Your Paintings