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.
Robert Anderson is a freelance author and editor who has written and managed several books for children including most recently Nations of the World, Steck Vaugh, USA and the Gallery series for DeAgostini. He lives in St Ives, Cornwall, England.