"Favourite Classic Artists" is a collection of short biographies providing a brief insight into the art world. This book has an accessible, user-friendly approach with photographs of the artist's work, quotations from artists and contemporaries and a selection of answers to questions about the artists and their work. Complicated artistic terms are explained in the glossary. Weblinks provide access via the Waylinks website to interesting web pages providing additional useful information. The collection features the following artists: Constable, Turner, Rembrandt, Manet, Renoir, Rodin, Cezanne, Klimt, Cassatt, Van Gogh, Picasso, Degas, Buonarroti, Caravaggio and Goya.
Liz Gogerly is a writer and editor of children's information books and a former teacher. She has worked on a wide variety of books and has a specialist knowledge of history and biographies.