GEORGE STUBBS, Painter
Egerton, Judy. GEORGE STUBBS, Painter. Catalogue Raisonne. 656 pp., roughly 485 color and 30 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth in slipcase. New Haven and London, Yale University Press for London, Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 2007.
This is the first full catalogue raisonné of George Stubbs's (1724-1806) paintings and drawings; its beautifully illustrated plates are accompanied by full catalogue entries. Stubbs, renowned for his animal paintings, was also a perceptive observer of all levels of social behavior, from English sporting to simple country life. This book offers a lengthy study of his art and career.
Item nr. 124263