Books, Videos, DVDs, Catalogs

Released: September 15, 2010
Author: Damien Bartoli with Fred Ross
Total number of Pages: 903

The Art Renewal Center® is pleased to announce the release of the Catalog Raisonné and Biography on William Bouguereau, concluding a 30 year effort by a small determined team of 19th Century Art experts, set to fill the void of information on Bouguereau, one of history’s greatest masters after a century of misinformation.

Catalog Raisonne on William Bouguereau
Vol I: Biography
Catalog Raisonne on William Bouguereau
Vol II: Catalog Raisonné
The Catalog Raisonné jointly published by the Art Renewal Center® and the Antique Collectors Club, includes information on all of William Bouguereau's 828 known paintings, as well as the entire 600 page biography written by Damien Bartoli, with Fred Ross, ARC Chairman and President of the Bouguereau Committee.

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Language of Painting 4 Disc DVD series
Anthony Waichulis and his artists of ARC Approved Ani Art Academy Waichulis will take you through each and every exercise they have experienced. The system is designed to develop fundamental representational painting skills through a very carefully calibrated sequence of exercises. With unwavering emphasis on essential fundamentals, procedural efficiency, and material dynamics, each exercise will bring you one step closer to true creative freedom. Click here to order.
Bouguereau Life and Work Vol 1 Pre-Order William Bouguereau His Life and Works. Single Volume.

Originally published as part of the two-volume set, now available for the first time as a single volume, this edition includes an additional chapter entitled 'William Bouguereau's Nymph and Satyr'. It is a detailed discussion of the painting, one of his most significant works, and is written by Kara Lysandra Ross. The book also includes the full biography of the artist. The book runs over 520 pages. Hard cover with dust jacket.
The retail of this book is $125, but ARC is offering a special pre-order price of $99. Click here to pre-order.
Sophie An Edwardian Childhood

Written by Lady Sophie Helen Blair Harding, the daughter of famous 19th century artist Edmund Blair Leighton and published/ edited by her decedents, this book is an inside look from a child’s perspective on growing up at the turn of the century in England (1902 – 1918). The book is filled with many comical illustrations by SHBH, who became an artist in her own right, as she depicts growing up in this artistic household. There are also several photographs of the Blair Leighton family, artist studio, and their home in Norfolk.

This book is available through the Topsham Bookshop, UK. To place your order, click here.
Mason dvd A Light in the Dark: The Art & Life of Frank Mason

Our greatest works of art are being destroyed! Fine Art painter and educator, Frank Mason, reveals the scandal behind art restoration and fights to preserve our cultural heritage. Art lovers will be delighted and challenged.
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Journey to Chandara: Signed with Original Sketch
Dinotopia: Journey to Chandara is a stand-alone sequel to the first two Dinotopia books, and a good introduction to the world for readers of all ages. Signed with an original sketch by ARC Living Master™ James Gurney.
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How to Create an Underpainting Like the Old Masters: A Step-By-Step Guide How to Create an Underpainting Like the Old Masters: A Step by Step guide
by Eric Bossik

This e-book is a short 37 step guide on how to create a wipeout underpainting as done by many of the old masters. This book includes many helpful photographs and good foundational information for this process. Bossik's works have been exhibited in many locations including the Society of Illustrators, the Salamagundi Club, the Art Director's Club of New York, and others. His Historical Military Paintings have been featured on the covers of The Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography and From Sea to Shining Sea.
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Ginsburg Retrospective Max Ginsburg Retrospective

ARC Living Master™ Max Ginsburg is a New York Artist whose paintings are extremely realistic in form and content.
His paintings explore the range of daily human life, concerned as much with life's ironies and injustices, as with its many joys.
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10th International 2013-2014 ARC Salon Catalog Pre-Order
Language of Painting 4 Disc DVD Series
Arthur Hughes A Catalogue Raisonné
10th International 2013-2014 ARC Salon Catalog Pre-Order

Language of Painting 4 Disc DVD Series

Arthur Hughes A Catalogue Raisonné

Courts and Courtly Arts in Renaissance Italy Arts, Culture and Politics, 1395-1530
Dog Painting A History of the Dog in Art
Gaston La Touche A Painter of Belle Époque Dreams
Courts and Courtly Arts in Renaissance Italy Arts, Culture and Politics, 1395-1530

Dog Painting A History of the Dog in Art

Gaston La Touche A Painter of Belle Époque Dreams

Frederick Sandys 1829-1904 - A Catalogue Raisonné
History and Dictionary of British Flower Painters 1650-1950
Pre-Raphaelite Marriage The Lives of Marie Spartali Stillman and William Stillman
Frederick Sandys 1829-1904 - A Catalogue Raisonné

History and Dictionary of British Flower Painters 1650-1950

Pre-Raphaelite Marriage The Lives of Marie Spartali Stillman and William Stillman

Suffolk Artists Of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
Victorian Painters Vol. 1: The Text
Victorian Painters Vol. 2. Historical Survey and Plates
Suffolk Artists Of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Victorian Painters Vol. 1: The Text

Victorian Painters Vol. 2. Historical Survey and Plates

Pre-Order William Bouguereau His Life and Works - Single Volume
The Bargue Drawing Companion
The Artist's Guide to Perspective with Patrick Connors
Pre-Order William Bouguereau His Life and Works - Single Volume

The Bargue Drawing Companion

The Artist's Guide to Perspective with Patrick Connors

1st Annual ARC 2012-2013 Salon Video
9th International 2012-2013 ARC Salon Catalog
Painting En Plein Air
1st Annual ARC 2012-2013 Salon Video

9th International 2012-2013 ARC Salon Catalog

Painting En Plein Air

A Light in the Dark: The Art & Life of Frank Mason
Language of Drawing 3 Disc DVD series
6 years of ARC - Salon Catalogue Set
A Light in the Dark: The Art & Life of Frank Mason

Language of Drawing 3 Disc DVD series

6 years of ARC - Salon Catalogue Set

8th International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Catalog
Color Mixology: How to See and Mix the Color You Really Want
Anatomy For Artists: The Human Form Revealed - 2nd Edition
8th International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Catalog

Color Mixology: How to See and Mix the Color You Really Want

Anatomy For Artists: The Human Form Revealed - 2nd Edition

Anatomy For Artists: Man In Motion
Anatomy for Artists: The Human Head
Measuring Methods for Artists
Anatomy For Artists: Man In Motion

Anatomy for Artists: The Human Head

Measuring Methods for Artists

Perspective Made Simple
Dinotopia: Signed 20th Anniversary Edition with Original Sketch
Color and Light Signed with Original Sketch
Perspective Made Simple

Dinotopia: Signed 20th Anniversary Edition with Original Sketch

Color and Light Signed with Original Sketch

Imaginative Realism Signed with Original Sketch
Journey To Chandara Signed with Original Sketch
David Michael Bowers <br> The Evolution of an Artist by Robert J. Trombetta
Imaginative Realism Signed with Original Sketch

Journey To Chandara Signed with Original Sketch

David Michael Bowers
The Evolution of an Artist by Robert J. Trombetta


Max Ginsburg Retrospective
An Artist's Life: Insights into the paintings of Stuart Dunkel by Stuart Dunkel
Lessons in Classical Drawing
Max Ginsburg Retrospective

An Artist's Life: Insights into the paintings of Stuart Dunkel by Stuart Dunkel

Lessons in Classical Drawing

Cast Drawing DVD
Timeless Treasure  The Art of Stephen Gjertson
Richard Lack - An American Master
Cast Drawing DVD

Timeless Treasure The Art of Stephen Gjertson

Richard Lack - An American Master

William Bouguereau Catalog Raisonne
Traditional Oil Painting by Virgil Elliott
Twilight of Painting, by R. H. Ives Gammell
William Bouguereau Catalog Raisonne

Traditional Oil Painting by Virgil Elliott

Twilight of Painting, by R. H. Ives Gammell

The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing by Anthony Ryder
Classical Painting Atelier  by Juliette Aristides
Classical Drawing Atelier by Juliette Aristides
The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing by Anthony Ryder

Classical Painting Atelier by Juliette Aristides

Classical Drawing Atelier by Juliette Aristides

The Boston Painters, 1900-1930, by R. H. Ives Gammell
Drawing from the Figure (VHS or DVD)
Return to Florence DVD
The Boston Painters, 1900-1930, by R. H. Ives Gammell

Drawing from the Figure (VHS or DVD)

Return to Florence DVD

7th International 2010-2011 ARC Salon Catalog
6th International 2009-2010 ARC Salon Catalog
5th International 2008/2009 ARC Salon Competition
7th International 2010-2011 ARC Salon Catalog

6th International 2009-2010 ARC Salon Catalog

5th International 2008/2009 ARC Salon Competition

4th Annual ARC Salon Catalogue
3rd Annual ARC Salon Catalogue
ARC 2nd International Salon Catalogue
4th Annual ARC Salon Catalogue

3rd Annual ARC Salon Catalogue

ARC 2nd International Salon Catalogue

Seeds of the Pomegranate, by Sherry L. Ross
The Light of Lucinda, by Sherry L Ross
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Seeds of the Pomegranate, by Sherry L. Ross

The Light of Lucinda, by Sherry L Ross

J.W. Waterhouse, by Peter Trippi (AMAZON)

Legacy 2007 Exhibition Book
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Legacy 2007 Exhibition Book

The Art of Lord Leighton, by Christopher Newall (AMAZON)

"Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema", by Russell Ash (AMAZON)

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"William Bouguereau", by Fronia E. Wissman (AMAZON)

"Sir Edward Burne-Jones", by Russell Ash (AMAZON)

"Dante Gabriel Rossetti", by Russell Ash (AMAZON)

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"Theodore Chasseriau: The Unkown Romantic", by Stephane Guegan (AMAZON)

"Orientalism in Art", by Christine Peltre (AMAZON)

"Kingdom of the Soul: Symbolist Art in Germany, 1870-1920", by Simon Reynolds & Ingrid Ehrhardt (AMAZON)

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"Pre-Raphaelite Women Artists", by Jan Marsh (AMAZON)

"Victorian Painting", by Christopher Wood (AMAZON)

"John William Godward: The Eclipse of Classicism", by Vern G. Swanson (AMAZON)

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Sophie an Edwardian Childhood: by Lady Sophie Helen Blair Harding

Methods and Materials of Painting of the Great Schools and Masters

The Practice of Oil Painting and Drawing


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