The list author says: "A professional artist for over 20 years, I have enjoyed many art books and managed to accumulate quite a library of my own, here are a few of my tried and true favorites for techniques and inspiration"
"A fabulous collection of paintings by the French master, full color photos, and a brief history of the artist if you paint or want to paint portraits this book is a must have for the texture. color and light studies of human skin.."
"An amazingly beautiful book, filled with pictures, and explanations, to arguably one of the greatest painters of the rennaissance era. Truly insprational works of architectural trompe painting as well as figures, movement and drapery reference"
"Finally after much waiting I have added this book to my collection. I am a crazed fan of Godward's style, the book has been reviewed many times as having not enough info about the man, I could care less, i want the photos, this book has pages upon pages of his beautifully crafted paintings in full color, with sketches and black and white renderings."