96 pages including a list of works. Clean black boards with gilt title on spine. Dust jacket present. A few clear marks and scratched present on dust jacket. 1.5 cm clear mark on front cover. Pages are crisp, clean and free of any markings. Very slight yellowing to the edges of the pages due to age. Signed by Author on half title page. Reads ' To Lisa Best Wishes Joseph H. Sulkowski'.
'Joseph H. Sulkowski is one of the world's leading equestrian and canines artists. The dog breeds he has painted are many and varied; They include foxhounds, basset hounds, spaniels, golden retrievers. West Highland terriers and Norfolk terriers.
Inspired by the Old Masters, Joseph following the traditional principles of painting, preparing his own canvases and grinding pigments to create paint from powdered plants and minerals. He mixes his own mediums and oils using recipes developed from Rembrandt and Rubens.
Joseph's work is represented in public and private collections worldwide, in England, France, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Canada, Mexico and Switzerland, as well as the United States. he has received numerous awards, including the AAPL Grand national Award, the Grumbacher Gold Medallion Award and the National Arts Club Award.' (Information taken from inside cover of dust jacket)