Art books, photography books, illustrated books are often just a sheer pleasure to handle and look at and return to over and over again.  It is sometimes difficult to describe them online, since they have to be seen to be appreciated.   Here are books featuring works by well-known artists and outsider artists,  African American artists, photographers of the West and those who capture the faces of people around the world, children’s books which are truly works of art and much more.

Art and Photography books