The Art of Robert Bateman :: Ramsay Derry soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
New York: Crescent Books, 1993, Hardback in dust wrapper.
A Later Printing. Includes: List of works cited; Black & white photographs; Colour plates; Black & white plates; Appendix;
From the cover: The work of Robert Bateman has brought new vitality and distinction to the world of wildlife art. His astonishingly detailed and carefully composed paintings of birds and mammals have been received with enthusiasm by both the public and the leading authorities in the field. Terence Shortt, the dean of Canadian bird painters, states that Bateman is a great artist, one with a style that sets him apart from any bird artist in the world today.
But why docs Batemans work, of all the extraordinary wildlife painting that is being done today, evoke such a powerful response from the viewer? David M. Lank, the wildlife art critic, believes that it is because Batemans…
Introduction by: Roger Tory Peterson
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Strip of sunning to the join of the upper panel. Expansive gift inscription to the half-title page. Text complete, clean and tight.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 178 pages. 11¼” x 11¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Art catalogue?