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Visual Art Research Resources: BOOKS

LSA's ART COLLECTION

Over the years, the LSA library has been blessed by the donation and acquisition of some truly inspirational books on art history, photography, and art techniques.  Most all of them are classified in the 700s shelving section.  Come and peruse the collection or click on the link below to search for a book on a specifc topic or artist:

LSA Library Catalog

REFERENCE BOOKS ON FAMOUS ARTISTS

Titian (1487-1576)                         ART REFERENCE                          Klee (1879-1940)

Rubens (1577-1640)                   The Oxford Companion to Art                      Duchamp (1887-1968)                          

Rembrandt (1606-1669)                                                                                              Chagall (1887-1985)                                                                                                                                                                                       

Turner (1775-1851)                            Timelines of the                                          De Chirico (1888-1978)                                                                                   

Monet (1840-1926)                           Arts & Literature                                                   Miro (1893-1983)

Corbet (1850-1902)                                                                                                           Dali (1904-1989)                                                                                                                                                                                    

Kandinsky (1866-1944)                   The New International                                         Wyeth (1917-2009)

                                                  Illustrated Encyclopedia of Art

                                                

                                       


 

 

A SAMPLING OF SKETCH BOOKS

A few other titles on sketching techniques that you might enjoy:

How to Paint and Draw Techniques by Brian Liddle  Call No: 743 LID

Drawing Ideas, Materials and Techniques by Gerome f. Brommer  Call No: 741.2 BRO

Drawing the Head and Figure by Jack Hamm