SAYDACK, R: David McCosh: Learning to Paint is Learning to See

Saydack, Roger. David McCosh; Learning to Paint is Learning to See. University of Oregon, 2016. ISBN: 9780990353379. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30938) $20.00

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Exhibition catalog. Beautifully illustrated, including an image of the artist in his studio.

David McCosh (1903-1981) was known to tell his art students: “Learning to paint is learning to see.” This exhibition centered on landscape-based, paintings that demonstrate McCosh’s genius at capturing the essence of the scene. Essays by Roger Saydack. Introduction by Danielle Knapp.

LAMB, T: Colour: Art and Science (Darwin College Lectures)

Lamb, Trevor; Bourriau, Janine (editors). Colour: Art and Science (Darwin College Lectures). Cambridge University Press, 1995. ISBN: 0521499631. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30919) $12.00

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Interdisciplinary essays, provides an exciting exploration of color, from the diverse perspectives of experts in eight fields ranging from physics, through biology, to art history. Contributors include David Bomford, John Gage, Bridget Riley, Malcolm Longair, and others.

Illustrated throughout in color and black-and-white. 237p. Index.