Since 1982 Paul McCartney has found in his work on canvas both a respite from the world & another outlet for his creativity. Last year he exhibited his work for the first time in Siegen, Germany. Now, in Paul McCartney: Paintings, he shares this work with a larger audience. Full of intense color, these paintings reveal McCartney's positive spirit as well as a visual sophistication influenced by his friendship with Willem de Kooning. Beautifully designed & produced, the portfolio of paintings is accompanied by candid photographs by Linda McCartney, a collection of critical texts, & a lengthy interview with Paul McCartney. The paintings featured in this book have never before been published in the trade. Many of Linda McCartney's accompanying photographs have never before been published either. Highest quality design & production make this a handsome art & gift package. The extensive text provides insight into McCartney's vision as an artist & musician.McCartney, Paul is the author of 'Paul McCartney Paintings' with ISBN 9780821226735 and ISBN 0821226738.