PREHISTORIC ANIMALS OF AUSTRALIA

Michael Archer & Susan Quirk (eds.), Australian Musuem, 1983.

An introduction to thirty of Australia's most remarkable prehistoric citizens. Black and white pencil illustrations by Peter Schouten.

out of print.

Original artwork sold.

 

 THE ANTIPODEAN ARK

Michael Archer & Suzanne Hand (eds.), Angus & Robertson,1987.

A depiction of the very strange creatures that roamed the once fertile lands of Australia over 200 million years ago. The black and white pencil illustrations were reconstructed from the fossils of the extraordinary forerunners of the animals unique to Australia today.

out of print.

original artwork unavailable.

 

 POSSUMS OF THE WORLD

Timothy Flannery, with illustrations by Peter Schouten, GEO Productions, 1994.

A comprehensive treatment of the six possum families, their affinities and characteristics. The 77 full colour plates illustrate all 60 species and many subspecies in their natural environment.

out of print.

 

 TREE KANGAROOS - A CURIOUS NATURAL HISTORY

Timothy Flannery, Roger Martin & Alexandra Szalay, Reed Books, 1996.

A beautifully bound book, presented in a slip case, which tells the fascinating tale of the kangaroos that dwell in the trees of the Australasian rainforests. Featuring full colour paintings of every known species, this book won the gold medal Whitely award for the most distinguished natural history book.

out of print.

original artwork sold.

 

 CHARMAINE SOLOMON'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ASIAN FOOD

Charmaine Solomon, with illustrations by Peter Schouten. Reed Books,1996.

A comprehensive look at the ingredients and techniques of Asian cookery, with full colour illustrations by Peter Schouten.

in print.

Some illustrations available for sale.

 

 A GAP IN NATURE

Tim Flannery & Peter Schouten, Text Publishing Company, 2001.

A fascinating account of the extinctions of some of the world's most remarkable and bizarre creatures that occurred as a direct consequence of European exploration and settlement.

This book features 103 full colour paintings of these creatures - many of them never before illustrated.

out of print

Very limited items of original artwork available for sale at Andrew Isles.

 

 ASTONISHING ANIMALS

Tim Flannery & Peter Schouten, Text Publishing Company, 2004.

From the highest mountains to the depths of the ocean, in the most spectacular ways life has contrived to not only exist but flourish. 'Astonishing Animals' is a portrait gallery vfeaturing nearly a hundred of the most remarkable and little known animals to be found in the world today.

currently in print.

Some original artwork still available at Andrew Isles.  

 

 FEATHERED DINOSAURS - THE ORIGIN OF BIRDS

John Long & Peter Schouten, CSIRO Publishing, 2008.

This is an exploration of all the known groups of dinosuars that bore feathers. Over 80 full colour paintings bring to life this fascinating extinct group. These are the most accurate, visual representations possible, based upon current evidence.

in print. 

Some original artwork still available at Andrew Isles.

 

 GLIDING MAMMALS OF THE WORLD

Stephen Jackson & Peter Schouten. CSIRO Publishing. August 2012.

Currently in print.

This book provides, for the first time, a synthesis of all that is known about the biology of these intriguing mammals. It includes a brief description of each species,  with full-clolour paintings and a distribution map. An introduction outlines the origins and biogeography of each group of gliding mammals and examines the incredible adaptations that allow  them to launch and glide from tree to tree.

The original paintings featured in this book are now available for sale.