Royal Academy Sketchbooks

Anne Desmet: A Greek Journey
Text by Anne Desmet.

Every page of this delightful little book—meticulously reproduced from the sketchbooks that the British artist Anne Desmet (born 1964) has used since her first travels to Greece in the 1980s—is soaked in Mediterranean sunshine. Desmet >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520237
US $14.95 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 4 in. / 112 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock

Emma Stibbon: Fire and Ice
Text by Emma Stibbon.

The British painter Emma Stibbon (born 1962) is fascinated by environments in flux. Her work often explores the impact of natural forces: the shifting tectonic plates, volcanic activity and powerful glaciers that shape and transform >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520251
US $17.95 CAN $24.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 6.75 in. / 112 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 10/22/2019 In stock

A Book of Birds

The London-based painter Humphrey Ocean (born 1951) has painted portraits of Paul McCartney and Philip Larkin, among many others. But alongside these prestigious commissions, he has always returned to drawing the simpler things in life: >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781912520374
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Hbk, 8.25 x 6 in. / 64 pgs / 48 color.
Pub Date: 01/28/2020 In stock

Anne Desmet: An Italian Journey
This jewel-like book of pen, wash and watercolor sketches by British artist Anne Desmet (born 1964) evokes the unmistakable landscapes and cityscapes of Italy. Best known for her engravings, linocuts and mixed-media collages, Desmet is >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781910350546
US $14.95 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 4 in. / 120 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 01/24/2017 In stock

Norman Ackroyd: A Shetland Notebook
By Norman Ackroyd. One of Britain's foremost printmakers, Norman Ackroyd has spent a lifetime recording the coastal landscapes of the British Isles. Gorgeously printed, A Shetland Notebook contains 39 of his vivid landscape sketches in watercolor. Made in >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533891
US $27.95 CAN $38.50 TRADE
Cloth, 12 x 6.25 / 96 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 02/24/2015 In stock

David Hockney: A Yorkshire Sketchbook
By David Hockney. In recent years renowned artist David Hockney has returned to England to paint the landscape of his childhood in East Yorkshire. Although his passionate interest in new technologies has led him to develop a virtuosic >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533235
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Cloth, 8.5 x 6.25 / 92 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 01/03/2012 Out of stock


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