Artist Materials and Techniques Suggested Reading List

Bomford, David. Italian Painting before 1400, (exhibition catalog). London: National Gallery, 1989.

Carr, Dawson W. and Leonard, Mark. Looking at Paintings: A Guide of Technical Terms. Malibu, CA and London: The J. Paul Getty Museum in association with The British Museum Press, 1992.

Crook, Jo and Learner, Tom. The Impact of Modern Paints. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 2000.

Gettens, Rutherford J., and Stout, George L. Painting Materials: A Short Encyclopedia. New York: Dover,  1966.

Hedley, Gerry. Measured Opinions: Collected Papers on the Conservation of Paintings, edited by Caroline Villers. London: United Kingdom Institute for Conservation, 1993.

Lange, Yvonne. Santos: The Household Wooden Saints of Puerto Rico. PhD dissertation, University of Pennsylvania, 1975.

McKim-Smith, Gridley, Greta Andersen-Bergdoll, Richard Newman, and Andrew Davidhazy. Examining Velazquez. New Haven, CT and New York: Yale University Press, 1988.

Roy, Ashok, ed. Artists' Pigments: A Handbook of Their History and Characteristics. Volume 2. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1986.k

Steele, Thomas J. Santos and Saints: The Religious Folk Art of Hispanic New Mexico. Santa Fe, NM: Ancient City Press, revised edition, 1994.

Teixido, José and Jacinto Santamera. The Art of Woodcarving. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1997.

Van Schoute, Roger and Veroustraete-Marcq, Hélène, editors. Scientific Examination of Easel Paintings, Journal of the European Study Group on Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Techniques Applied to Archaeology, PACT, 1986.

Veliz, Zahira, editor and translator. Artists' Techniques and Golden Age Spain: Six Treatises in Translation. Cambridge and New York: Yale University Press, 1986.