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Compiled by Raymond J. Steiner
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Posted December 10, 2017

WALTER FOSTER PUBL (QUARTO GROUP): The Art of Botanical & Bird Illustration by Mindy Lighthipe. 144 pp.; 8 ¾ x 11 ¾; B/W and color illustrations; About the Artist. $19.99 Softcover. *****

WALTER FOSTER PUBL (QUARTO GROUP): Art Studio: Flowers. 144 pp.; 8 ¾ x 11 ¾; B/W and Color Illus. $19.99 Softcover *****

WALTER FOSTER PUBL (QUARTO GROUP): The Art of Optical Illusions by Jonathan Stephen Harris. 128 pp.; 8 ¾ x 11 ¾; B/W and Color Illus.; About the Artist. $19.99 Softcover *****

Posted October 28, 2017

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE: Color Index XL by Jim Krause. 304pp.; 8x8”; Over 1000 Palettes. $29.99 Softcover *****

OXFORD UNIV. PRESS: A Generous Vision: The Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning by Cathy Curtis. 191 pp.; Color Illus.; Noyes; Bibliography; Index. $34.95 Hardcover. ****

UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO PRESS: Firelines: The Transformation of the American Landscape by Fire by Jill Metcoff. 176 pp.; 14 x 9”; 89 Duotones; List of Photos. $34.95 Hardcover ****

August 28, 2017

PENGUIN/RANDOM HOUSE: Colored Pencil Painting Portraits: Master a Revolutionary Method by Alyona Nickelson. 192 pp.; 8 ½ x 10; 150 Color Illus.; Foreward; Afterword; Appendix; Index. $34.99 Softcover *****

Foundations of Drawing: A Practical Guide
by Al Gury. 224 pp,; 81/2 x 10; 700 Color Illus.; Preface; Index. $33.99 Softcover *****

Perspective in Action: Creative Exercises
by David Chelsea. 176 pp.; 7x10; 245 Color Illus.; Index. $29.99 Softcover*****

SCHIFFER PUBL.: CAST: Art and Objects by Jen Townsend & Renee Zettle-Sterling. 442 pp.; Color Illus.; Preface; Prologue; Glossary; Bibliography; Index. &80.00 Hardcover.*****

DK: Artists: Their Lives and Works by Ross King. 360 pp.; 10 ¼ x 12 ¼; Color Illus.; Index of Artworks; General Index. $40.00 Hardcover *****

 TEXAS A&M UNIV. PRESS: Sense of Home: The Art of Richard Stout (Eds.) William E. Reaves & Linda J. Reaves. 150 pp.; 9 ¼ x 10 ¼; Color Illus.; Artist Biography; Index. $35.00 Hardcover ****

Posted June 17, 2017

DELMONICO / PRESTEL: Yun-Fei Ji: The Intimate Universe by Tracy L. Adler, Stephen J. Goldberg, Robert C. Morgan. 10 3/8 x 11 5/8; Color Illus,; Checklist; Biography. $49.95 Hardcover *****

PRESTEL: Alexei Jawlensky (Ed.) Vivian Endicott Barnett; 192 pp.; 9 ¼ x 11 1/4; 197 Color & BW Illus.; Checklist; Index. $$60.00 Hardcover****
Art of Power: Masterpieces from the Bute Collection at Mt. Stuart
by Caitlin Blackwell. 144 pp.; 9 ½ x 11 ¾; 73 B/W & Color Illus.; Bibliography; Index. $50.00 Hardcover *****

CASEMATE PUBL.: Thomas Newbolt: Paintings by Mark Hudson, et.al.; 96 pp.; 9 ¾ x 11 ¼; Color Illus,; Chronology; Index. $65.00 Hardcover ***
John Armstrong: Paintings 1938-1958: An Enchanted Distance
by Piano Nobile. 54 pp.; 9 ¾ x 11 ¼; Color Illus,; Notes; Chronology; Index. $45.00 Hardcover ****

BEAR & CO.: Sacred Geometry of Nature by Francene Hart, 224 pp.; 8 ½ x 11; Color Illus. $35.00 Hardcover ****

TEXAS A&M: Why the Raven Calls the Canyon: Off the Grid in Big Bend Country by Dan E. Klepper & Bill Wright. 240 pp.; 10 ¾ x 10 ¼; 212 B/W & Color Illus.; List of Images; Index. $50.00 Hardcover *****

DOPPELHOUSE PRESS: The Artist, The Censor; and The Nude by Glenn Harcourt. 128 pp.; 8 x 10; B/W Illus.; $34.95 Hardcover *****

UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA PRESS: The Art of Contact: Comparative Approaches to Greek and Phoenician Art By S.Rebecca Martin. 320 pp.; 7 x 10; 97 B/W & Color Illus.; Notes; Works Cited; Index. $59.95 Hardcover *****

Posted December 23, 2016

PRESTEL PUBL. / NEUE GALERIE: Klimt and the Women of Vienna’s Golden Age 1900-1918 by Tobias Natter. 320 pp.; 9 ¼ x 11 ¼; 326 B/W & Color Illus; Index. $60.00 Hardcover *****

PRESTEL PUBL. / NEUE GALERIE: Masterworks from the Neue Galerie New York by Ronald S. Lauder. 240 pp.; 9 ½ x 11 ½; B/W & Color Illus.; Plates; Timeline of Exhibitions. $49.95 Hardcover *****

DK / PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE: The Art Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by Various Contributors. 352 pp.; 8 x 9 ½; B/W & Color Illus.; Glossary; Index; Quotation Sources; Acknowledgments. $25.00 *****

Posted Oct 1, 2016

Texas A&M University Press : The Art of Found Objects: Interviews with Texas Artists by Robert Craig Bunch. 214 pp.; 9 ¾ x 10 ¼; B/W & Color Illustrations; Bibliography; Index. $50.00 Hardcover ****
The Color of Being/El Color del Ser: Dorothy Hood, 1918-2000 by Susie Kalil. 288 pp.; 10 ¾ x 11 ¾; Color Illustrations; Bibliography; Index. $45.00 Hardcover *****

Posted Aug 1, 2016

DK: Artist’s Painting Techniques. A Practical Guide: 304 pp. $30.00 Hardcover. *****

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE: Lessons in Classical Painting: Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier by Juliette Aristides. 248 pp.; 7 ¾” x 10”; Colored Illus.; Prologue; Afterword; Bibliography; Note; Index. $29.99 Hardcover*****