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Paul Goldman

Professor Paul Goldman

Honorary Professor, English Literature

School of English, Communication and Philosophy


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

'œLooking at Prints, Drawings and Watercolours', (London, British Museum Press and Malibu, J. Paul Getty Museum, 1988 '“ Revised and enlarged edition, 2006).

'œShadow of the Forest '“ Prints of the Barbizon School', (London, British Museum, 1991).

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

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

'œRetrospective Adventures '“ Forrest Reid '“ Author and Collector' (editor with Brian Taylor), (Aldershot, Ashgate and Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 1998).

'œJohn Everett Millais '“ Illustrator and Narrator', (Farnham, Lund Humphries and Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 2004)

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

'œBritish Watercolours 1640-1860 '“Lely to Turner',( Skarhamn, Sweden, Nordic Watercolour Museum, 2007)

'œMaster Prints Close Up' (London, British Museum Press, 2012)

'œReading Victorian Illustration 1855-1875 '“ Spoils of the Lumber Rooom' (editor with Simon Cooke), (Farnham, Ashgate, 2012)