Artist / printmaker, author, teacher
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The Mezzotint: History and Technique

The Mezzotint: History and Technique

A 296-page illustrated treatise on the history and technique of mezzotint engraving.

Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1990. Out of print.

Reissued in paperback by Abrams, 1996.  Out of print. 

To view the table of contents, click on link Table of Contents

To read a review by Ellen G. D'Oench of THE MEZZOTINT, click on Print Quarterly Review

The Mezzotint: History and Technique

The Mezzotint: History and Technique

Published by Thames & Hudson, Ltd., 1990

Currently out of print.

Carol Wax, Catalogue Raisonne, Prints 1975-2005

Carol Wax, Catalogue Raisonne, Prints 1975-2005

Published by Artistic Investments, Inc., in 2006, in connection with the artist's 2006 solo exhibition at The Museum Herakleidon, Athens Greece. Contains illustrations of the artist's first thirty years as a printmaker with essays by the artist. 

To read the introductory essay by Paul Firos, click on the link Catalogue Raisonne Introduction

To read Stephen Frederick's review of the catalogue, published in The Journal of the Print World, click on Catalogue Raisonne Review

Mezzotint: Art of Darkness

Mezzotint: Art of Darkness

Co-written by Carol Wax with Earl Retif, 78-page catalogue published by Stone and Press Gallery, New Orleans, LA, in 1996, in connection with an exhibition of classical and contemporary mezzotint engravings presented at The New Orleans Museum of Art. 

To read the introductory essay, click on the link Art of Darkness Essay

The Inner Life of Things

The Inner Life of Things

Exhibition catalog published by the Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, at Pensacola State College, Florida, 2016.  This 16-page catalog contains 21 illustrations, essays by Carol Wax about the images, and an introduction by Vivian Spencer. 

The Mezzotint: History and Technique

A 296-page illustrated treatise on the history and technique of mezzotint engraving.

Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1990. Out of print.

Reissued in paperback by Abrams, 1996.  Out of print. 

To view the table of contents, click on link Table of Contents

To read a review by Ellen G. D'Oench of THE MEZZOTINT, click on Print Quarterly Review

The Mezzotint: History and Technique

Published by Thames & Hudson, Ltd., 1990

Currently out of print.

Carol Wax, Catalogue Raisonne, Prints 1975-2005

Published by Artistic Investments, Inc., in 2006, in connection with the artist's 2006 solo exhibition at The Museum Herakleidon, Athens Greece. Contains illustrations of the artist's first thirty years as a printmaker with essays by the artist. 

To read the introductory essay by Paul Firos, click on the link Catalogue Raisonne Introduction

To read Stephen Frederick's review of the catalogue, published in The Journal of the Print World, click on Catalogue Raisonne Review

Mezzotint: Art of Darkness

Co-written by Carol Wax with Earl Retif, 78-page catalogue published by Stone and Press Gallery, New Orleans, LA, in 1996, in connection with an exhibition of classical and contemporary mezzotint engravings presented at The New Orleans Museum of Art. 

To read the introductory essay, click on the link Art of Darkness Essay

The Inner Life of Things

Exhibition catalog published by the Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, at Pensacola State College, Florida, 2016.  This 16-page catalog contains 21 illustrations, essays by Carol Wax about the images, and an introduction by Vivian Spencer. 

The Mezzotint: History and Technique
The Mezzotint: History and Technique
Carol Wax, Catalogue Raisonne, Prints 1975-2005
Mezzotint: Art of Darkness
The Inner Life of Things