Selected Bibliography

Books about Saul Steinberg

  • Deirdre Bair, Saul Steinberg: A Biography. New York: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2012. See corrections.
  • Will Norman, Transatlantic Aliens: Modernism, Exile, and Culture in Midcentury America. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. Chapter 5, “Saul Steinberg’s Vanishing Trick.”
  • “Progetti: Saul Steinberg’s Milan/La Milano di Saul Steinberg.” Territorio, no. 76 (2016), pp. 84-118. Six essays related to the exhibition “Saul Steinberg a Milano,” Politecnico di Milano, 2015.
  • Andrea Tomasetig, Alberto Capatti, and Stefano Salis, Aldo Buzzi e Saul Steinberg: Un’amicizia tra letteratura, arte e cibo. Sondrio: Galleria Credito Valtellinese; Forte de Marmi: Villa Bertelli; Milan: Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense, 2016.
  • Drawings for the “Children’s Labyrinth,” 10th Triennale of Milan, 1954. Boxed set of four accordion foldouts. Zurich: Nieves Books, 2014.
  • Joel Smith, introduction. Saul Steinberg: 100th Anniversary Exhibition. New York: The Pace Gallery and Pace/MacGill, 2014.
  • Melissa Renn, Andreas Prinzing, Iain Topliss, et al., Saul Steinberg: The Americans. Cologne: Museum Ludwig, 2013.
  • Mario Tedeschini Lalli, “Descent from Paradise: Saul Steinberg’s Italian Years, 1933-1941.” Published in Quest: Issues in Contemporary Jewish History, no. 2, October 2011.
  • Roberta Saraiva et al., Saul Steinberg: As aventuras da linha. São Paulo: Instituto Moreira Salles and the Pinacoteca do Estado, 2011.
  • Saul Steinberg, “Portraits and Landscapes,” The Paris Review, no. 195 (Winter 2010), pp. 27-36.
  • Saul Steinberg: L’Écriture visuelle. Strasbourg: Musée Tomi Ungerer, 2009.
  • Iain Topliss, introduction to Saul Steinberg. Paris: Delpire Éditeur, 2008.
  • Joel Smith, with an introduction by Charles Simic, Saul Steinberg: Illuminations. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2006.
  • Joel Smith, with an introduction by Ian Frazier, Steinberg at The New Yorker. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2005.
  • Iain Topliss, The Comic Worlds of Peter Arno, William Steig, Charles Addams, and Saul Steinberg. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.
  • Marco Belpoliti and Gianluigi Ricuperati, eds., Saul Steinberg. Riga, no. 24 (2006). Issue devoted to new and reprinted essays on Steinberg (in Italian).

Books by Saul Steinberg

  • China Theater: An Informal Notebook of Useful Information for Military Men in China. Washington, D.C.: Reproduction Branch, OSS, c. 1945.
  • All in Line. New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1945.
  • The Art of Living. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1949.
  • The Passport. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954. Revised ed., with an introduction by John Hollander, New York: Vintage Books, 1979.
  • Steinberg’s Umgang mit Menschen. Hamburg: Rowohlt Verlag, 1954.
  • Dessins. Paris: Gallimard, 1956.
  • The Labyrinth. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1960.
  • The Catalogue. Cleveland: Meridian Books/World Publishing Co., 1962.
  • Steinberg’s Paperback. Hamburg: Rowohlt Verlag, 1964.
  • The New World. New York: Harper & Row, 1965.
  • Le Masque. Texts by Michel Butor and Harold Rosenberg; photographs by Inge Morath. Paris: Maeght Editeur, 1966.
  • The Inspector. New York: The Viking Press, 1973.
  • All Except You. With Roland Barthes. Paris: Repères, 1983.
  • Dal Vero. With John Hollander. New York: The Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1983.
  • Canal Street. With Ian Frazier. New York: The Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1990.
  • The Discovery of America. Introduction by Arthur C. Danto. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.
  • Saul Steinberg: Masquerade. Photographs by Inge Morath. New York: Viking Studio, 2000.
  • Lettere a Aldo Buzzi, 1945-1999. Edited by Aldo Buzzi. Milan: Adelphi Edizioni, 2002.
  • Reflections and Shadows. With Aldo Buzzi. Translated by John Shepley. New York: Random House: 2002. Originally published in Italian, 2001; French and German editions, 2002; Portuguese, 2011; Spanish, 2012; Polish, 2015.

One-Artist Exhibition Catalogues

  • Steinberg 1953. Paris, Galerie Maeght. Derrière le miroir, nos. 53-54, March-April, 1953.
  • Steinberg. Hannover: Kestner-Gesellschaft, 1954. Text by Alfred Hentzen.
  • Steinberg. Paris: Galerie Maeght. Derrière le miroir, no. 157, March 1966.
  • Saul Steinberg. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1966.
  • Steinberg: “The Americans” et Aquarelles, Dessins et Collages 1955-1967. Brussels: Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Musée d’Art Moderne, 1967. Foreword by P. Robert-Jones, text by Pierre Baudson.
  • Steinberg Rotterdam: Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, 1967. Foreword by H.R. Hoetink, text by Pierre Baudson.
  • Steinberg: Zeichnungen und Collagen. Hamburg: Hamburger Kunsthalle, 1968. Foreword by Helmut R. Leppien, texts by Pierre Baudson, Manuel Gasser, interview by André Parinaud.
  • Drawings by Saul Steinberg. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1969.
  • Steinberg 1971. Paris: Galerie Maeght. Derrière le miroir, no. 192, June 1971. Text by Jacques Dupin.
  • Steinberg: Ölbilder, Gouachen, Zeichnungen. Zurich: Galerie Maeght, 1971. Text by Manuel Gasser.
  • Saul Steinberg. Milan: Galleria Mario Tazzoli, 1973. Text by Giorgio Soavi.
  • Saul Steinberg. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1973.
  • Steinberg 1973. Paris: Galerie Maeght, 1973. Derrière le miroir, no. 205, September 1973. Text by Hubert Damisch.
  • Steinberg at the Smithsonian: The Metamorphosis of an Emblem. Washington, D.C.: National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, 1973. Text by John Hollander.
  • Saul Steinberg: Zeichnungen, Aquarelle, Collagen, Gemälde, Reliefs 1963-1974. Cologne: Kölnischer Kunstverein, 1974. Texts by Tilman Osterwald, Wilhelm Salber, and Gertrud Textor.
  • Steinberg Drawings. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1976.
  • Steinberg. Paris: Galerie Maeght, 1977. Derrière le miroir, no. 224, May 1977. Text by Italo Calvino.
  • Saul Steinberg. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1978. Text by Harold Rosenberg.
  • Saul Steinberg, Richard Lindner. Paris: Galerie Maeght, 1980. Derrière le miroir, no. 241, October 1980. Text by Eugene Ionesco.
  • Saul Steinberg: Still Life and Architecture. New York: The Pace Gallery, 1982. Text by Italo Calvino.
  • Saul Steinberg: Mixed Media on Paper and Wood. Chicago: Richard Gray Gallery, 1982.
  • Saul Steinberg. London: Waddington Galleries, 1983.
  • Steinberg. Paris: Galerie Maeght Lelong, 1986. Repères: Cahiers d’Art Contemporain, no. 30, 1986. Interview by Jean Fremon.
  • Saul Steinberg: Recent Work. New York: The Pace Gallery, 1987. Text by Adam Gopnik.
  • Steinberg. Paris: Galerie Adrien Maeght, 1988. Text by Eugene Ionesco.
  • Steinberg: 4. Internationale Triennale der Zeichnung. Nuremberg: Kunsthalle Nürnberg, 1988. Texts by Italo Calvino and Curt Heigl.
  • Saul Steinberg: About America 1948-1995. The Collection of Jeffrey and Sivia Loria. Philadelphia: Arthur Ross Gallery, University of Pennsylvania; New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1995-96. Catalogue published as Saul Steinberg: Fifty Works from the Collection of Jeffrey and Sivia Loria. New York: Jeffrey H. Loria & Co., 1995. Texts by John Updike and Jean Leymarie.
  • Steinberg: Drawing into Being. New York: PaceWildenstein, 1999. Texts by Arne Glimcher and Bernice Rose.
  • Saul Steinberg. Valencia: Institut Valencia d’Art Modern (IVAM), 2002. Forewords by Kosme de Barañano and Valerio Adami, texts by Dore Ashton, Roland Barthes, Italo Calvino, and Colin Eisler.
  • Saul Steinberg. Paris: Galerie Claude Bernard, 2008. Introduction by Philippe Dagen.
  • Saul Steinberg: L’Écriture visuelle. Strasbourg: Musée Tomi Ungerer, 2009. Texts by Philippe Dagen, Daniela Roman, Jean-Philippe Theyskens, Iain Topliss, and Thérèse Willer.
  • Roberta Saraiva et al., Saul Steinberg: As aventuras da linha. São Paulo: Instituto Moreira Salles and the Pinacoteca do Estado, 2011.
  • Melissa Renn, Andreas Prinzing, Iain Topliss, et al., Saul Steinberg: The Americans. Cologne: Museum Ludwig, 2013.
  • Joel Smith, introduction. Saul Steinberg: 100th Anniversary Exhibition. New York: The Pace Gallery and Pace/MacGill, 2014.

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