These are some of my favorite art books.
The list is not complete.

The categories covered are: Technique, Composition and Design, Art Philosophy and Theory, Still-Life Painting, Landscape Painting, Figurative Art, Drawing, Artist Monographs, Gardening and Design

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Technique & How to Study

Composition and Design

Art Philosophy and Theory

Still-Life Painting

Landscape Painting

Figurative

Drawing & Sketching

Artist Monographs

Gardening and Interior Design