'Describes the life, works, challenges and historical background of great artists with a good sense of what historians of nine-plus will find engaging'
'This would be a great gift to give to a family member before heading out to a gallery or a trip to Paris or Italy. The book is bang up to date, including modern-day artists such as Cornelia Parker RA and Pipilotti Rist'
'This book attempts a most difficult task, and achieves it: to explain and enthuse the reader about Art'
'Artworks are beautifully reproduced and accompanied by loads of information about the artists' life and times'
The School Run