Rogols-Siegel, Linda

Dora Stock, Portrait Painter of the K├Ârner Circle in Dresden (1785-1815)
1993 0-7734-9551-7
This book examines Dora Stock, member of a group of lesser-known German women artists who brought about the transition from the idealized portrait to the realistic likeness. A prolific portraitist, she consistently labored to achieve her vision, reaching at the end of her life a degree of realism akin to the most outstanding portrait painters. This book assembles thirty-six portraits, numerous letters in English translation, and extensive biographical material.

Price: $179.95

Prinz Louis Ferdinand
1989 0-88946-357-3
A novel, written in 1849, that depicts the turbulent years from 1800 to 1806, before the Battle of Jena, and represents an important document of Prussian life and social problems.

Price: $299.95