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There is an extensive literature on American print-making artists which covers the century from 1850 to 1950 on which my collection is focused.

The following list of publications is quite useful for the period from 1850 to 1900, the literature for this period being relatively small. The 20th century literature is voluminous; I have made a selection which should prove useful in learning more about many of the prints in my inventory.

Some of these books are available through publishers, specialized booksellers, used book dealers and museums. Many are rather scarce, but can be found in research libraries. I have a few for sale; prices have been noted on those. 


  American Artists' Congress. Graphic Works of the American 30's. New York: Da Capo Press, 1977.  
Andrew, William W. Otto H. Bacher. Madison, WI: Education Industries, 1981.
Baskett, Mary Welch. John Henry Twachtman: American Impressionist as Printmaker, A Catalogue Raisonné of His Prints. Bronxville, NY: M. Hausberg, 1999. $90.
Beall, Karen F. American Prints in the Library of Congress: A Catalog of the Collection. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1970
Beam, Philip C. Winslow Homer's Magazine Engravings. New York, Harper & Row, 1972.
Bruhn, Thomas P. American Etching: The 1880s. Exhibition catalog. The William Benton Museum of Art, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 1985. $35.
_______________. The American Print: Originality and Experimentation 1790-1890. Exhibition catalog. The William Benton Museum of Art, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, 1993. $40.
Clayton, Leonard. Handbook of the Complete Set of Etchings and Drypoints ... of Childe Hassam ...1883 till October 1933. New York: Leonard Clayton Gallery, Inc. 1933.
Cole, Sylvan. The Graphic Work of Joseph Hirsch. New York: Associated American Artists, 1970.
Collins, J.L. Women Artists in America: Eighteenth Century to the Present. n.p., 1973.
Craven, Wayne. "Samuel Colman (1832-1920): Rediscovered Painter of Far-Away Places." The American Art Journal, vol. VIII, no. 1 (May 1976), pp.16-37.
Edwards, Lee M. "Noble Domesticity: The Paintings of Thomas Hovenden," The American Art Journal, vol. xix, no. 1 (Winter 1987), pp.4-38.
Falk, Peter Hastings. Lester G. Hornby; Painter-Etcher. Madison, CT; Sound View Press, 1984.
Ferber, Linda S. "Our Mr. John M. Falconer" Brooklyn Before the Bridge. Exhibition catalog. The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, 1982.
Getscher, Robert. The Stamp of Whistler. Exhibition catalogue. Allen Art Museum, Oberlin College, 1977.
[Gilcrease] Morand, Anne and Nancy Friese. Prints of Nature: Poetic Etchings of Mary Nimmo Moran. Exhibition catalogue. Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, Tulsa, OK, 1984. $30.
_____________________. The Prints of Thomas Moran in the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art. Tulsa, OK: The Thomas Gilcrease Museum Association,  1986.
Flint, Ralph. Contemporary American Etching. New York: American Art Dealers Association, 1930.
Hall, Elton W. R. Swain Gifford, 1840-1905. Exhibition catalogue. The Whaling Museum, Old Dartmouth Historical Society, New Bedford, MA, 1974.
Johnson, Una. American Prints and Printmakers. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., 1980.
Keppel, Frederick. Catalogue of the Etched Work of Peter Moran. New York: Frederick Keppel, 1888.
Klackner, Christian. A Catalogue of the Complete Etched Works of Thomas Moran, N.A. and M. Nimmo Moran, S.P.E. New York: C. Klackner, 1889.
Mason, Tim and Lynn Mason. Helen Hyde. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991.
[Michigan] University of Michigan Museum of Art. The Federal Art Project: American Prints from the 1930s. Exhibition catalog. Ann Arbor,MI,1985.
Morgan, Keith N. Charles A. Platt: The Artist as Architect. Cambride, MA: The MIT Press, 1986.
Morse, Peter. John Sloan's Prints: A Catalogue Raisonne of the Etchings, Lithographs, and Posters. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1969.
Neuhaus, Robert. Unsuspected Genius: The Art and Life of Frank Duveneck. San Francisco: Bedford Press, 1987. $40.
O'Brien, Maureen C. and Patricia C. F. Mandel. The American Painter-Etcher Movement. Exhibition catalog. The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY, 1984. $35.
__________________. Nineteenth Century American Etchings in Collection of the Parrish Art Museum. The Parrish Art Museum. Southampton, NY, 1987. $35.
Parrish, Stephen. A Catalogue of Etchings by Stephen Parrish, 1879-1883. Privately printed, 1883.
Peet, Phyllis. American Women of the Etching Revival. Exhibition catalog. High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA, 1988. $40.
Poole, Emily. "Catalogue of the Etchings of Frank Duveneck." The Print Collector's Quarterly, vol. 25, no. 4 (Dec. 1938), pp. 446-63.
Rice, Richard A. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Charles A. Platt. New York: The De Vinne Press, 1889.
Salaman, M.C. Fine Prints of the Year. New York: Minton Balch & Co., 1932.
Sasowsky, Norman. The Prints of Reginald Marsh. New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1976.
Schantz, Michael W. Peter Moran, 1841-1914. Exhibition catalog. Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA, 1986.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. "James David Smillie: The Etchings (1877-1909)." Imprint, vol.6, no.2 (Autumn 1981), pp.2-13.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. "The American Etching Revival: Its French Sources and Early Years." The American Art Journal, vol. XIV, no. 4 (Autumn 1982), pp.40-65. $20.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. "The Career of James David Smillie (1833-1909) As Revealed in His Diaries." The American Art Journal, vol. XVI, no. 1 (Winter 1984), pp. 4-33. $20.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. The Quiet Interlude: American Etchings of the Late Nineteenth Century/ Prints from the Collection of Rona Schneider. Exhibition catalog. Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA, 1984. $10 (no shipping charge).
SCHNEIDER, RONA. Stephen Parrish. Exhibition catalog. The Cape Ann Historical Association, Gloucester, MA, 1985. $25.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. American Painter Etchings, 1853-1908. Exhibition catalog. The Grolier Club, New York City, 1989. $20.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. "The Canadian Etchings of Stephen Parrish and Charles Adams Platt." Imprint, Vol. 23, no. 2 (Autumn 1998), pp. 2-19.  $15.
SCHNEIDER, RONA. Stephen Parrish: Rediscovered American Etcher. Exhibition catalog. The Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA, 1999. $10 (no shipping charge).
SCHNEIDER, RONA. Stephen Parrish:
The Etchings. A Catalogue Raisonné.
192 pp, 153 etchings, fully illustrated, hard cover. Published November 2007 by The Old Print Shop and available online.
Seeber, Louise Combes. George Elbert Burr, 1859-1939: Catalogue Raisonné and Guide to the Etched Works with Biographical and Critical Notes. Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Press, 1971.
Tyler, Francine. American Etchings of the Nineteenth Century. New York: Dover Publications, 1984.
White, Robert R. "The Southwestern Etchings of Peter Moran: A History and Catalog." Imprint, vol. 19, no.1 (Spring 1994) pp.2-28.
Williams, Lynn Bartstis. American Printmakers, 1880-1945. A bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press, 1993.
Witthoft, Brucia. The Fine-Arts Etchings of James David Smillie, 1833-1909: A Catalogue Raisonné. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1992.
Wright, David G. R. Swain Gifford: A Catalog of Etchings: 1865-1891. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2002.
Wuerth, Louis A. A Catalogue of the Etchings of Joseph Pennell. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1928.
 
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