Note:  Books and Catalogues lists will be updated periodically.




Arnason, H. Harvard. History of Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1968.


Ashton, Dore. Modern American Sculpture. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1967.


Batterberry, Michael.  Twentieth Century Art: Discovering Art Series. McGraw-Hill Book Company and Fratelli Fabbri Edition, Milan, Italy, 1969.


Baur, John I.H.. Nature in Abstraction. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1958.


Bazin, Germain. The History of World Sculpture. Greenwich, Connecticut: The New York Graphic Society, Ltd., 1968.


Becherer, Joseph Antenucci. Gardens of Art: The Sculpture Part at the Frederik Meijer Gardens. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park; [Detroit, Mich.]: distributed by Wayne State University Press, 2002: 88–91, illus.


Bober, Natalie S.. Breaking Tradition: The Story of Louise Nevelson. New York: Atheneum, 1984.


Cain, Michael.  Louise Nevelson.  New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1989.


Calas, Elena and Nicholas Calas.  Icons and Images of the Sixties.  E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc.  New York, New York.  1971.


Fine, Elsa Honig.  Women and Art.  Allan Held, Osmun & Co. Publishers Inc. Montclair, NJ and Abner Schram Ltd. Montclair, NJ.  1978.


Foster, Alicia. Tate Women Artists. Millbank, London: Tate Publishing, 2004:144–145, discussed, illus.

Gard, Julie.  Scrap: On Louise Nevelson. Ravenna Press, Pocket Book Series, Edmonds, WA. 2018.


Gayle, Margot and Michele Cohen, Manhattan’s Outdoor Sculpture,  Prentice Hall Press, New York, NY.  1988.  The Art Commission of the City of New York and The Municipal Art Society.


Glimcher, Arnold B. Louise Nevelson. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1972.


Glimcher, Mildred, ed. Adventures in Art: 40 Years at Pace. Essay by Arne Glimcher. Milan: Leaonardo International, 2001.


Goldwater, Robert.  What is Modern Art?  The Museum of Modern Art.  New York.  1969.


Goodrich, Lloyd and John I.H. Baur. American Art of Our Century. New York: Frederick A. Praeger Publishing; Whitney Museum of American Art, 1961.


Grosenick, Uta, ed. Women Artists: In the 20th and 21st Century. Cologne: Taschen, 2003, illus. pp. 141, 142.


Grosenick, Uta, ed. Women Artists: In the 20th and 21st Century. Cologne: Taschen, 2005, pp. 232-237.


Guerrero, Pedro E.  Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey.  Princeton Architectural Press.  New York.  2007.


Hammacher, A.M. The Evolution of Modern Sculpture. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.


Hammacher, A.M. Modern Sculpture: Tradition and Innovation. New York: Harry N. Abrams Inc., 1988.


Hedlund, Ann Lane.  Gloria F. Ross & Modern Tapestry.  New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2010.


Hyman, Paula E. and Deborah Dash Moore, ed.  Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Volume II, M-Z. New York and London: Routledge, 1997.


In Search of Orfeo. Opera Theater of Saint Louis: Orfeo and Euridice Productions. Bouwerie Editions. 1984.


Janis, Harriet and Blesh, Rudi. Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Chilton Co., 1962.


Kramer, Hilton.  Revenge of the Philistines: Art and Culture 1972 – 1984.  Free Press.  1985.


Kroller-Muller Museum.  Kroller-Muller Museum.  Joh. Enschede En Zonen Grafische Inrichting B.V.  Haarlem, The Netherlands.  1977.


Lieberman, William S.  The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection Masterpieces of Modern Art.  The Museum of Modern Art.  Hudson Hills Press, Inc.  New York, New York.  1969.


Lipman, Jean.  Nevelson’s World. Hudson Hills Press, NY.  1983.


Lippincott, Jonathan D.  Large Scale: Fabricating Sculpture in the 1960’s and 1970’s.  Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY.  2010.


Lisle, Laurie.  Louise Nevelson: A Passionate Life. New York: Summit Books, 1990.


MacKown, Diana. Dawns + Dusks. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1976.


Marshall, Richard.  50 New York Artists.  Chronicle Books.  1986.


Matsumoto, Michiko. Portraits: Women Artists. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha, 1995.


Miller, Dorothy C., ed. Sixteen Americans. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1959.


Munro, Eleanor.  Originals: American Women Artists.  Simon and Schuster.  New York, New York.  1979.


Nemy, Enid.  Scavullo: Photography 50 Years.  Harry N. Abrams Inc., New York, New York.  2007.


Nevelson, Louise. "A Fairy Tale," in Nevelson by Collette Roberts. Paris: Editions du Georges Fall, 1964.


Newman, Arnold.  Arnold Newman.  Taschen.  2000.


Perl, Jed. New Art City. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005: 331, illustrated.


Phillips, Lisa. The American Century: Art & Culture 1950–2000. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art; W. W. Norton & Company, 1999


Read, Herbert. A Concise History of Modern Sculpture. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1964.


Roberts, Collette. Nevelson. Paris: Editions Georges Fall; The Pocket Museum, 1964.


Rubenstein, Charlotte Streifer.  American Women Artists: From Early Indian Times to the Present.  G.K. Hall & Co.  Boston, Massachusetts.  1982.


Schloen, Anne.  Die Renaissance des Goldes.  Verlag fur moderne Kunst Nurnberg.  2010


Scott, Deborah Emont and Martin Friedman, et. al. Modern Sculpture at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art: An Anniversary Celebration. Kansas City: Nelson Gallery Foundation, 1999.


Seitz, William. The Art of Assemblage. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1961.


Snowdon.  Snowdon Stills.  Weidenfeld and Nicolson.  Great Britain.  1987.


Sylvester, David. Interviews with American Artists. London: Random House, 2001.


Walker Art Center: Paintings and Sculpture from the Collection. New York: Rizzoli International Publications Inc.; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1990


Wilson, Laurie.  Louise Nevelson: Iconography and Sources.  Dissertation.  The City University of New York.  1978.



1960       .     Exposition: Louise Nevelson—Sculpteur. Paris: Daniel Cordier Galerie, 1960.


               .     Louise Nevelson. New York: David Herbert Gallery, 1960.


1961       .     Mahlow, Dietrich. Louise Nevelson. Baden-Baden: Staatliche Kunsthalle, 1961.


               .     Sawyer, Kenneth, forward; Nathieu, Georges, commentary; Arp, Jean, poem.

                     Nevelson. New York: Martha Jackson Gallery, 1961.


1962       .     2 Pittori 2 Scultori.  Venice: XXXI Venice Biennale and The International Council of

                     the Museum of Modern Art.


1963       .     Louise Nevelson: First London Exhibition. London: Hanover Gallery, 1963.


1964       .     Carluccio, Luigi. Nevelson. Torino, Italy: Galatea-Galleria d'Arte Comtemporanea,



               .     Louise Nevelson.  Bern, Switzerland: Bern Kunsthalle, 1964.


               .     Louise Nevelson. Zurich: Gimpel-Hanover Galerie, 1964.


               .     Nevelson. New York: The Pace Gallery, 1964.


1966       .     Nevelson, Louise and Edith Sitwell. Nevelson: Façade—Twelve Original

                     Serigraphs in Homage to Edith Sitwell. New York: The Pace Gallery and Harry N.

                     Abrams, Inc., 1966.


1967       .     Gordon, John. Louise Nevelson. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art,



               .     Johnson, Una E. Louise Nevelson: Prints and Drawings 1953-1966. New York:

                     Shorewood Publishers, Inc., 1967.


1968       .     Louise Nevelson. Chicago: Chicago Arts Club, 1968.


1969       .     Buxton, Mary Hancock. Louise Nevelson. Houston, Texas: The Museum of Fine

                     Arts of Houston, 1969.


               .     Fath, Manfred.  Louise Nevelson: das werke von 1959 bis 1961.  Ludwigshafen-

                     am-Rhein, Germany: Burgemeister Lugwig Reichert Haus, 1969.


               .     Jaeger, Jean-Francois, Louise Nevelson. Paris: Jeanne Bucher Galerie, 1969.


               .     Malle, Louise. Louise Nevelson: Sculpture-Litografiche. Turin, Italy: Civica d'Arte

                     Moderna Galleria, 1969.


               .     Nevelson: Recent Wood Sculpture. New York: The Pace Gallery, 1969.


               .     Oxenaar, R.W.D. Louise Nevelson: Sculptures 1959-69. Otterlo, the Netherlands:

                     Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, 1969.


1973       .     Friedman, Martin. Nevelson Wood Sculptures. New York: Dutton Publishing Co.,



1974       .     CNAC. Nevelson. Paris: Centre National d'Arte Contemporain, and Weber, 1974.


               .     Louise Nevelson.  Nationalgalerie Berlin, Staatliche Museen, Preubischer

                     Kulturbesitz, June 5 – July 1, 1974.


               .     Nevelson: Sky Gates and Collages. New York: The Pace Gallery, 1974.


1975       .     Florence, Italy: Galleria d'Arte Spagnoli, 1975.


1976       .     Nevelson: Dawn's Presence–Two/Moon Gardem+Two. New York: The Pace

                     Gallery, 1976.


1977       .     Nevelson at Purchase: The Metal Sculptures. Purchase, New York: Neuberger

                     Museum, 1977.


1980       .     Diamonstein, Barbaralee. Nevelson: Maquettes for Monumental Sculpture. New

                     York: The Pace Gallery, 1980.


               .     Louise Nevelson: Atmospheres and Environments. New York: C. N. Potter and

                     Whitney Museum of American Art, 1980.


               .     Shirley, David L. Nevelson: Wood Sculpture and Collages May 2-27 June 1980.

                     New York: The Pace Gallery, 1980.


               .     Ten American Artists From Pace. London: Wildenstein & Co. and Pace Gallery,



               .     Frankel, Robert H..  Louise Nevelson: The Fourth Dimension.  Phoenix: Phoenix

                     Art Museum, 1980.


1981       .     Diamonstein, Barbaralee. Nevelson. Paris: Galerie de France, 1981.


               .     Ratcliff, Carter. Louise Nevelson. New York: Wildenstein and Company, 1981.


1982       .     Sculptures, Prints and Drawings. Tokyo: Wildenstein, 1982.


1983       .     Louise Nevelson: Cascades Perpendiculars Silence Music.  The Pace Gallery,        

                     New York, New York, 1983.


1984       .     Phillips, Lisa.  The Third Dimension.  Whitney Museum of Art.  New York, NY,



1985       .     The Art of Louise Nevelson at the Farnsworth.  Rockland, Maine:  William A.

                     Farnsworth Library and Art Museum, 1985.


               .     Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY: Patterson Sims, 1985.


1986       .     Louise Nevelson Collages.  October 7-November 8, 1986.  Claude Bernard

                     Gallery, New York, New York, 1986.


1988       .     Mapplethorpe, Robert.  Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment.  Institute of

                     Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA  1988.


1989       .     Louise Nevelson Remembered.  New York: The Pace Gallery, 1989.


1991       .     A Friend Remembers Louise Nevelson.  Jamestown, New York: The Forum

                     Gallery, 1991.


1992       .     Louise Nevelson. Tokyo: Wildenstein, 1992.


               .     Nevelson.  New York: The Pace Gallery, 1992.


               .     Newman, Arnold.  Arnold Newman’s Americans.  National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution and Bulfinch Press/Little, Brown and Company.  1992


1994       .     Celant, Germano. Nevelson. Rome: Edizioni Charta, Milan and Palazzo delle

                     Esposizioni, 1994.


1996       .     Celant, Germano. Louise Nevelson: Silent Music. Cologne: Galerie Gmurzynska,



1997       .     Louise Nevelson: Sculpture 1957-1987.  New York: PaceWildenstein, 1997.


               .     Louise Nevelson Sculpture.  Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1997.


               .     Stein, Judy.  Louise Nevelson.  Philadelphia: Locks Art Publications, 1997.


1998       .     Hoffeld, Jeffrey. Louise Nevelson: Skulpturen Collagen, Zeichnungen. Zurich:

                     Galerie Lutz & Thalmann, 1998.


1999       .     Louise Nevelson Sculpture and Collages.  Philadelphia:  Locks Gallery, 1999.


               .     Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Ursinus College, Ten Years of Collecting: The Permanent Collection in Context, 1999.


2000       .     de Torres, Cecilia. Louise Nevelson. Lisbon: Fundação Arpad Szenes; Vieira da

                     Silva, 2000.


               .     Glassman, Carolyn, ed. Ambassador and Mrs. Thomas S. Foley: Artist In The

                     Residence. Tokyo: U.S. Embassy, c. 2000: illustrated.


               .     Raven, Arlene, PhD.  True Grit.  Michael Rosenfeld Gallery.  New York, New York.  2000.


2002       .     Nevelson. New York: PaceWildenstein, 2002.


2003       .     Four Originals: Cassatt, O’Keeffe, Nevelson, Frankenthaler. Roslyn Harbor, New

                     York: Nassau County Museum of Art, 2003.


2004       .     Louise Nevelson: Wall Reliefs and Collages. Essay by Jeffrey Hoffeld. San

                     Francisco: Hackett Freedman, 2004.


               .     Louise Nevelson. Essay by Gabriele Schmid. München: Galerie Thomas, 2004.


               .     Our Creative Heritage: Photographs by David Finn and Sculptures by Alumni of The Educational Alliance Art School.  New York, New York.  2004.


               .     Women: A Century of Art.  Pennisula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, Virginia.  2004.


2007       .     Art on the Green.  Winter Park, Florida.  2007.