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Professor Paul Goldman


Professor Paul Goldman Position: Honorary Professor Email:
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Research Group

English Literature

Research Interests

19th British book and periodical illustration. 19th British graphic art and printmaking techniques. Illustration Studies. Book History. Image and Text. George du Maurier.

Selected Publications

“Looking at Prints, Drawings and Watercolours”, (London, British Museum Press and Malibu, J. Paul Getty Museum, 1988 – Revised and enlarged edition, 2006).

“Shadow of the Forest – Prints of the Barbizon School”, (London, British Museum, 1991).

“Victorian Illustrated Books 1850-1870 – The Heyday of Wood-Engraving”, (London, British Museum Press, 1995 and Boston, Mass. David Godine, 1995).

“Victorian Illustration – The Pre-Raphaelites, The Idyllic School and High Victorian Artists”, (Aldershot, Scolar Press, 1996. Revised edition, Farnham, Lund Humphries, 2004)

“Retrospective Adventures – Forrest Reid – Author and Collector” (editor with Brian Taylor), (Aldershot, Ashgate and Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 1998).

“John Everett Millais – Illustrator and Narrator”, (Farnham, Lund Humphries and Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 2004)

“Beyond Decoration : The Illustrations of John Everett Millais”, (London, British Library Publications, Pinner, Private Libraries Association, New Castle, Delaware, Oak Knoll Press, 2005)

“British Watercolours 1640-1860 –Lely to Turner”,( Skarhamn, Sweden, Nordic Watercolour Museum, 2007)

“Master Prints Close Up” (London, British Museum Press, 2012)

“Reading Victorian Illustration 1855-1875 – Spoils of the Lumber Rooom” (editor with Simon Cooke), (Farnham, Ashgate, 2012)