This new series uncovers the life and times of some of the most important and influential artists of the modern world. Each title focuses on one artist, exploring their life and work in the context of world events. Each book features large reproductions of the artist's work from their first drawing to their final masterpiece. The books also include selected works from other artists and colour and black and white photographs and illustrations which help to bring the artist's world to life.
Kate Scarborough: Kate has worked as children's non-fiction editor and writer, contributing towards the Children's Art Encylopedia. She has a Classics degree from Durham University and is currently studying for a Post Graduate Certifcate in Education. She lives in Oxfordshire, England.