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Introduction to Paintings

English Watercolours

Parkinson, Ronald. British Watercolours at the Victoria & Albert Museum. V&A Publications, 1998
Reynolds, Graham. English Watercolours An Introduction. Revised Edition, RNew Amsterdam Books, 1990

Romantic Landscape Painting

Wilcox, Scott. Victorian Landscape Watercolours. Hudson Hills, 1992 [out of print]
Munro, Jane. British Landscape Watercolours 1750-1850. Herbert Press in association with the Fitzwilliam Museum, 1994

Victorian Painting

Lambourne, Lionel. An Introduction to Victorian Genre Painting from Wilkie to Frith. HMSO, 1982 [out of print]
Lambourne, Lionel. Victotrian Painting. Phaidon Press, 2003-11-18 Wood, Christopher. Victorian Paintings. Bulfinch, 2000

Pre-Raphaelites

Barnes, Rachel. The Pre-Raphaelites and their world. Tate Gallery, 1998
Fagence Cooper, Suzanne. Pre-Raphaelite Art in the Victoria & Albert Museum. V&A Publications, 2003

Constable

Parkinson, Ronald. Constable, The Man and his Art. Victoria & Albert Museum, 1998

French 19th Century

Eitner, Lorenz. French Paintings of the 19th Century. Washington D.C. National Gallery of Art, 2000

Individual Artists, in alphabetical order:

James Barry (1741-1806)

William L. Pressly, The Life and Art of James Barry, New Haven and London 1981

Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898)

L.G. Zatlin, Aubrey Beardsley and Victorian Sexual Politics, Oxford 1990
Stephen Calloway, Aubrey Beardsley, exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1998

Domenico Beccafumi (1486?-1551)

A. Bagnoli, R. Bartalini and M. Maccherini, Domenico Beccafumi e il suo tempo, exhibition catalogue, Pinacotheca Nazionale, Siena 1990

William Blake (1757-1827)

David Bindman, Blake as an artist, Oxford 1977
Martin Butlin, The Paintings and Drawings of William Blake, 2 vols, New Haven and London 1981
Robin Hamlyn and Michael Phillips, William Blake, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 2000

Peter Blake (born 1932)

Michael Compton, Peter Blake, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1983
Marina Vaizey, Peter Blake, London 1986

François-Louis-David Bocion (1828-1890)

B. Aubert-Lecoultre, François Bocion, Lutry 1977

Richard Parkes Bonington (1802-1828)

Marcia Pointon, Bonington, Francia and Wyld, London 1985
Patrick Noon, R.P. Bonington: ‘On the Pleasure of Painting’, exhibition catalogue, Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven; Petit Palais, Paris 1991-1992

Gerard ter Borch (1617-1681)

S.J. Gudlaugsson, Gerard Ter Borch, 2 vols, The Hague 1959-1960

Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510)

Ronald Lightbown, Sandro Botticelli, 2 vols, London 1978

Henri De Braekeleer (1840-1888)

C. Lemonnier, Henri De Braekeleer: Peintre de la lumière, Brussels 1905
Hendrik De Braekeleer te Brugge, Antwerp 1975

Ford Madox Brown (1821-1893)

Mary Bennett, Ford Madox Brown, exhibition catalogue, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 1964
T. Newman and R. Watkinson, Ford Madox Brown and the Pre-Raphaelite Circle, London 1991

Adriaen Brouwer (1605/6-1638)

G. Knuttel, Adriaen Brouwer: The Man and his Work, The Hague 1962

Edward Burne-Jones (1833-1898)

J. Christian, Burne-Jones, exhibition catalogue, Arts Council of Great Britain 1975-1976
M. Lago (ed.), Burne-Jones Talking, London 1981

John Constable (1776-1837)

Charles Robert Leslie (ed. Jonathan Mayne), Memoirs of the life of John Constable, 1843, 2nd ed. 1845; ed. Jonathan Mayne 1951, 2nd ed. Oxford 1980
Graham Reynolds, Catalogue of the Constable Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1st ed. 1960, 2nd ed. 1973
Leslie Parris, Ian Fleming-Williams and Conal Shields, Constable: paintings, watercolours and drawings, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1976
Michael Rosenthal, Constable: the painter and his landscape, New Haven and London 1983
Graham Reynolds, The Later Paintings and Drawings of John Constable, 2 vols, New Haven and London 1984
Leslie Parris and Ian Fleming-Williams, Constable, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1991
Graham Reynolds, The Early Paintings and Drawings of John Constable, 2 vols, New Haven and London 1996
Ronald Parkinson, John Constable: the Man and his Art, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1998

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875)

M. Hours, Corot, New York 1984
M. Laclotte, Hommage à Corot, exhibition catalogue, Grand Palais, Paris 1975
P. Galassi, Corot in Italy, New Haven and London 1991

John Sell Cotman (1782-1842)

Miklos Rajnai and David Herbert (ed.), John Sell Cotman 1782-1842, exhibition catalogue, Arts Council of Great Britain 1982

Gustave Courbet (1819-1877)

L. Nochlin, Courbet: A Study in Style and Society, New York 1976
H. Toussaint and M.-T. de Forges, Gustave Courbet, 1819-1877, exhibition catalogue, Petit Palais, Paris; Royal Academy, London, 1977-1978
A. Callen, Courbet, London 1980

David Cox (1783-1859)

Stephen Wildman, David Cox, exhibition catalogue, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham 1983

John Robert Cozens (1752-1797)

Kim Sloan, Alexander and John Robert Cozens, New Haven and London 1986

John Crome (1768-1821)

D. Clifford and T. Clifford, John Crome, London 1968
Francis Hawcroft, John Crome, exhibition catalogue, Arts Council of Great Britain 1968
N.L. Goldberg, John Crome the Elder, 2 vols, New York 1978

Francis Danby (1793-1861)

E. Adams, Francis Danby: Varieties of Poetic Landscape, New Haven 1973
Francis Greenacre, Francis Danby 1793-1861, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1989

Honoré Daumier (1808-1879)

Karl Eric Maison, Honoré Daumier: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings, Watercolours and Drawings, 2 vols, London 1968
Honoré Daumier 1808-1879, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery, Ottawa; Grand Palais, Paris; Phillips Collection, Washington 1999-2000

Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

John Rewald, Degas: Works in Sculpture: A Complete Catalogue, New York and London 1944
P.-A. Lemoisne, Degas et son oeuvre, 4 vols, Paris 1946-1949, with supplement by P. Brame and T. Reff, New York and London 1984
D. Sutton, Edgar Degas: Life and Work, New York 1986
Degas, exhibition catalogue, Grand Palais, Paris; National Gallery, Ottawa; Metropolitan Museum, New York 1988-1989
Jill De Vonyar and Richard Kendall, Degas and the dance, exhibition catalogue, Detroit Institute of Arts and Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2002-2003

Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)

L. Johnson, Delacroix, London 1963
L. Johnson, The Paintings of Eugène Delacroix: A Critical Catalogue, 6 vols, Oxford 1981-1989

Paul Delaroche (1797-1856)

N.D. Ziff, Paul Delaroche: A Study of French Nineteenth Century History Painting, New York 1977

Virgilio Narcisse Diaz de la Pena (1807-1876)

Narcisse Diaz de la Pena, 1807-1876, exhibition catalogue, Paris 1968

Peter De Wint (1784-1849)

H. Smith, Peter De Wint, 1784-1849, London 1982

Gaspard Dughet (1615-1675)

A. French, Gaspard Dughet called Gaspar Poussin: 1615-1675: A French Landscape Painter in Seventeenth Century Rome and his Influence on British Art, exhibition catalogue, Kenwood House, London 1980
Marie-Nicole Boisclair, Gaspard Dughet: Sa vie et son oeuvre (1615-1675, Paris 1986

Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641)

Erik Larsen, The Paintings of Anthony van Dyck, 2 vols, Freren 1988
Christopher Brown and Hans Vlieghe, etc., Van Dyck, exhibition catalogue, Royal Academy, London; Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp 1999

Charles Lock Eastlake (1793-1865)

D. Robertson, Sir Charles Eastlake and the Victorian Art World, Princeton 1978

Ignace-Henri-Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)

D. Druick and M. Hoog, Fantin-Latour, exhibition catalogue, Grand Palais, Paris; National Gallery, Ottawa; California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco 1982-1983

Lucian Freud (born 1922)

Lawrence Gowing Lucian Freud, London 1982
Nicholas Penny, Lucian Freud: Works on Paper, exhibition catalogue, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford 1988
Catherine Lampert, Lucian Freud: Recent Work, London 1993

William Powell Frith (1819-1909)

Jonathan Mayne, An Exhibition of Paintings by W.P. Frith R.A.; 1819-1909, exhibition catalogue, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 1951

Henry Fuseli (1741-1825)

P. Tomoy, The Life and Art of Henry Fuseli, London 1972
Gert Schiff, Johann Heinrich Füssli, Zurich 1973

Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788)

Ellis K. Waterhouse, Gainsborough, London 1958
John Hayes, The Landscape Paintings of Thomas Gainsborough, 2 vols, London 1982
Michael Rosenthal and Martin Myrone, Gainsborough, exhibition catalogue, Tate Britain, London 2002

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska (1891-1915)

R. Cole, Burning to Speak: The Life and Art of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, London 1978
Evelyn Silber, Gaudier-Brzeska: life and art, London 1996

Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)

Thomas Girtin and David Loshak, The Art of Thomas Girtin, London 1954
Francis Hawcroft, Watercolours by Thomas Girtin, London 1975
Greg Smith, Thoms Girtin: the art of watercolour, exhibition catalogue, Tate Britain, London 2002

William Henry Hunt (1790-1864)

J. Witt, William Henry Hunt (1790-1864): Life and Work, London 1982

William Holman Hunt (1827-1910)

Mary Bennett, William Holman Hunt, exhibition catalogue, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 1969

David Hockney (born 1937)

N. Stangos (ed.), David Hockney by David Hockney, London 1976
Marco Livingstone, David Hockney, London 1981

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867)

D. Wildenstein, The Paintings of J.-A.-D. Ingres, 1st ed. London 1954; 2nd ed. 1956
E. Camesasca, L’opera completa di Ingres, Milan 1968
Gary Tinterow and Philip Conisbee, Portraits by Ingres: image of an epoch, National Gallery, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington; Metropolitan Museum, New York, 1999-2000

Edwin Landseer (1802-1873)

P. Lennie, Landseer: The Victorian Paragon, London 1976
Richard Ormond, Sir Edwin Landseer, exhibition catalogue, London 1982

Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830)

Michael Levey, Sir Thomas Lawrence 1769-1830, exhibition catalogue, National Portrait Gallery, London 1979
K.J. Garlick, Sir Thomas Lawrence, London 1989

Alphonse Legros (1837-1911)

Timothy J. Wilcox, Alphonse Legros, 1837-1911, exhibition catalogue, Musée des Beaux Arts, Dijon 1987

Jean Lemaire (1597-1659)

Maurizio Fagiolo dell’Arco, Jean Lemaire: pittore ‘antiquario’, Rome 1996

Percy Wyndham Lewis (1882-1957)

W. Michel, Wyndham Lewis: Paintings and Drawings, London 1971
Jane Farington, Wyndham Lewis, exhibition catalogue, Manchester City Art Gallery 1980

Jean-François Millet (1814-1875)

Jean-François Millet, exhibition catalogue, Arts Council of Great Britain, London 1976
A.R. Murphy, Jean-François Millet, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 1984

Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (1533-1588)

Paul Hulton, The Work of Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues. A Huguenot artist in France Florida and England, 2 vols, British Museum, London 1977

Le Nain brothers (17th century)

J. Thuillier, Les Frères Le Nain, exhibition catalogue, Grand Palais, Paris 1978
Aviva Burnstock, ‘Three Le Nain Paintings Re-examined’, The Burlington Magazine, 135, 1993, pp.678-687
P. Rosenberg, Tout l’oeuvre peint des Les Nain, Paris 1993

John Frederick Lewis (1805-1876)

John Frederick Lewis, RA, 1805-1876, exhibition catalogue, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne 1971
M. Lewis, John Frederick Lewis, RA, 1805-1876, Leigh-on-Sea 1978

Léon-Augustin Lhermitte (1844-1925)

M. Le Pelley Fonteny, La Vie domestique dans l’oeuvre de Léon Lhermitte, Paris 1971

Philippe Jacques de Loutherbourg (1740-1812)

R. Joppien, Philippe Jacques de Loutherbourg, RA, 1740-1812, exhibition catalogue, Kenwood House, London 1973

Daniel Maclise (1806-1870)

Richard Ormond and John Turpin, Daniel Maclise 1806-1870, exhibition catalogue, Arts Council of Great Britain 1972

John Martin (1789-1854)

William Feaver, The Art of John Martin, Oxford 1975

John Everett Millais (1829-1896)

Mary Bennett, Millais: PRB, PRA, exhibition catalogue, Royal Academy, London; Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 1967
G. Millais, Sir John Everett Millais, London 1979

Gustave Moreau (1826-1897)

Gustave Moreau 1826-1897, exhibition catalogue, Grand Palais, Paris; Art Institute, Chicago; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 1998-1999

John Hamilton Mortimer (1741-1779)

B. Nicholson (ed.), John Hamilton Mortimer, ARA: 1740-1779, exhibition catalogue, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne; Kenwood House, London 1968
John Sunderland, ‘John Hamilton Mortimer: His Life and Works’, Walpole Society, vol. 52, 1986

William Mulready (1786-1863)

Kathryn Moore Heleniak, William Mulready, New Haven and London 1980
Marcia Pointon, Mulready, exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1986

Paul Nash (1889-1946)

Andrew Causey, Paul Nash, Oxford 1980

Patrick Nasmyth (1787-1831)

P. Johnson and E. Money, The Nasmyth Family of Painters, Leigh-on-Sea 1977

Emil Nolde (1867-1956)

P. Vergo and S. Lunn, Emil Nolde, exhibition catalogue, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 1995

William Orpen (1878-1931)

V. Ryan and J. White, William Orpen, 1878-1931: A Centenary Exhibition, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery, Dublin 1978
B. Arnold, Orpen: Mirror to an Age, London 1981

Samuel Palmer (1805-1881)

Raymond Lister, Samuel Palmer: A Biography, London 1974
Raymond Lister, Samuel Palmer and the Ancients, exhibition catalogue, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge 1984
Raymond Lister, Catalogue Raisonné of the works of Samuel Palmer, Cambridge 1988

Parmigianino (Francesco Mazzola) (1503-1540)

A.E. Popham, The Drawings of Parmigianino, London 1953
Cecil Gould, Parmigianino, New York, London and Paris 1994
Carmen C. Bambach, Hugo Chapman, Martin Clayton and George R. Goldner, Correggio and Parmigianino: Master Draughtsmen of the Renaissance, exhibition catalogue, British Museum, London; Metropolitan Museum, New York 2000-2001

Richard Redgrave (1804-1888)

Susan P. Casteras and Ronald Parkinson (ed.), Richard Redgrave, exhibition catalogue, Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven; Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1988

William Blake Richmond (1842-1921)

Simon Reynolds, William Blake Richmond: An Artist’s Life, Norwich 1995

David Roberts (1796-1864)

H. Guiterman, David Roberts, R.A., 1796-1864, London 1978
H. Guiterman and B. Llewellyn, David Roberts, exhibition catalogue, Barbican Art Gallery, London 1978

Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882)

Virginia Surtees, Dante Gabriele Rossetti 1828-1882, 2 vols, Oxford 1971
Virginia Surtees, Dante Gabriele Rossetti: Painter and Poet, exhibition catalogue, Royal Academy, London; Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham 1973

Pierre-Etienne-Théodore Rousseau (1812-1867)

H. Toussaint (ed.), Théodore Rousseau, exhibition catalogue, Louvre, Paris 1967
H. Terrasse, Théodore Rousseau’s Universe, Paris 1976

Paul Sandby (1730-1809)

B. Robertson (ed.), The Art of Paul Sandby, exhibition catalogue, Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven 1985
Luke Herrmann, Paul and Thomas Sandby, London 1986

Frederick Augustus Sandys (1829-1904)

B. O’Looney, Frederick Sandys, 1829-1904, exhibition catalogue, Brighton Art Gallery and Museum 1974

Eduard Schleich (1812-1874)

S. Wichmann, Eduard Schleich der Ältere, Munich 1951

Stanley Spencer (1891-1959)

Stanley Spencer RA, exhibition catalogue, Royal Academy, London 1980
K. Bell, Stanley Spencer: A Complete Catalogue of the Paintings, London 1993

Graham Sutherland (1903-1980)

D. Cooper, The Work of Graham Sutherland, London 1961
Ronald Alley, Graham Sutherland, exhibition catalogue, Tate Gallery, London 1982

Domenico Tiepolo (1727-1804)

A. Mariuz, Giandomenico Tiepolo, Milan 1971

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770)

George Knox, Catalogue of the Tiepolo Drawings in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1st ed. London 1960, 2nd ed, London 1975
Michael Levey, Giambattista Tiepolo, London 1986
Svetlana Alpers and Michael Baxandall, Tiepolo and the pictorial intelligence, New Haven and London 1994

Jacopo Tintoretto (1518-1594)

C. Bernari and P. de Vecchi, L’opera completa del Tintoretto, Milan 1970
Jacopo Tintoretto: Portraits, exhibition catalogue, Gallerie dell’Accademia, Venice; Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna 1994
T. Nicholas, Jacopo Tintoretto: Tradition and Identity, London 1999

Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851)

Martin Butlin and Evelyn Joll, The Paintings of J.M.W. Turner, New Haven and London 1977
Andrew Wilton, The Life and Work of J.M.W. Turner, London 1979
Eric Shanes and Andrew Wilton, Turner’s Picturesque views in England and Wales, London 1980
David Hill, Turner in the North, New Haven & London 1996
Richard P. Townsend, J.M.W. Turner “That Greatest of Landscape Painters”, exhibition catalogue, Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, Oklahoma 1998

James Ward (1769-1859)

G.E. Fussell, James Ward, R.A.: Animal Painter, 1769-1859, London 1974
Edward J. Nygren, The Art of James Ward, R.A. (1769-1859), Ann Arbour 1980

George Frederick Watts (1817-1904)

J. Gage and C. Mullen, G.F. Watts, 1817-1804: A Nineteenth Century Phenomenon, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 1974
W. Blunt, ‘England’s Michelangelo’: A Biography of George Frederick Watts, O.M., R.A., London 1975

Benjamin West (1738-1820)

Helmut von Erffa and Allen Staley, The Paintings of Benjamin West, New Haven and London 1986

David Wilkie (1785-1841)

Lindsay Errington, David Wilkie, National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh 1988
Nicholas Tromans, David Wilkie: Painter of Everyday Life, exhibition catalogue, Dulwich Picture Gallery, London 2002

Paintings, drawings and watercolours at the Victoria and Albert Museum

Graham Reynolds, Catalogue of the Constable Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1st ed. 1960, 2nd ed. 1973
George Knox, Catalogue of the Tiepolo Drawings in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1st ed. London 1960, 2nd ed, London 1975
Michael Kauffmann, Catalogue of Foreign Paintings, 2 vols, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1973
Peter Ward-Jackson, Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogues. Italian Drawings, 2 vols, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1979
Lionel Lambourne and Jean Hamilton, British Watercolours in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1980
Michael Kauffmann, 100 Great Paintings in the Victoria and Albert Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1985
David Mellor, Gill Saunders and Patrick Wright, Recording Britain, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1990
Ronald Parkinson, Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1990
Lewis Johnson, Prospects, thesholds, interiors: Watercolours from the National Collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum, exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1994
Ronald Parkinson, British Watercolours at the Victoria and Albert Museum, exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1998
Mark Evans, The Romantic Tradition in British Painting 1800-1950: Masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum, exhibition catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum and Brain Trust Inc., Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art, Matzusakaya Art Museum, Koriyama City Museum of Art and Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art 2002-2003 (Japanese/English text

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