Recommened Books About Landscape Painting

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Full of information for the landscape and plein air painter!

A great book for getting a good foundation in oil.

An in-depth guide for the serious plein air painter.

A classic by one of the best California landscape painters.

Clear answers to universal challenges of landscape painting.

This hand drawn black and white book is very thorough.

This one looks good and is on my wish list!

Another one on my wish list--this highlights the impressionist approach to color.