Publication Resources

History And Contemporary

  • Andrew Wilton & Anne Lyles. The Great Age of British Watercolours (1750–1880). Prestel, 1993
  • Anne Lyles & Robin Hamlyn. British watercolours from the Oppé Collection. Tate Gallery Publishing, 1997
  • Christopher Finch. American Watercolors. Abbeville Press, 1986
  • Christopher Finch. Nineteenth-Century Watercolors. Abbeville Press, 1991
  • Christopher Finch. Twentieth-Century Watercolors. Abbeville Press, 1988
  • Eric Shanes. Turner: The Great Watercolours. Royal Academy of Arts, 2001
  • Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. American Master Drawings and Watercolors. Harper & Row. 1976
  • Kenneth Clark. Landscape Into Art. Icon Editions-Harper Collins. Revised Edition 1979
  • Donelson F. Hoopes. Sargent Watercolors. Watson Guptill, 1970
  • Erica E. Hirshler and Teresa A. Carbone. John Singer Sargent Watercolors, 2013
  • Mathew Gale, Editor, Paul Klee, Making Visible, Thames & Hudson, 2013

Books on Materials

  • Ian Sideway. The Watercolor Artist’s Paper Directory. North Light, 2000
  • Jacques Turner. Brushes: A Handbook for Artists and Artisans. Design Press, 1992
  • Sylvie Turner. The Book of Fine Paper. Thames & Hudson, 1998
  • Michael Wilcox. The Wilcox Guide To The Best Watercolor Paints. School of Colour Publications, 2000

Instruction And Process

Art Supply Companies



  • Daniel Smith Artist Materials
  • Art Supply Warehouse
  • Jerry’s Artarama
  • Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff
  • New York Central Art Supply
  • Utrecht Art Supplies
  • Dick Blick Art Materials
  • Pearl Paint