'Beautifully written with revealing insight into the artist’s motivations at each stage, it is the most authoritative work on Baselitz to date'
The Art Newspaper
'Brilliantly illustrated and documented by the fine narrative provided here by esteemed author and interlocutor Richard Calvocoressi'
The World of Interiors
'Elegantly written and splendidly illustrated, this is by far the best study of Baselitz in English'
'Meticulous … With its grasp of the relevant art-historical readings and cultural-historic issues, and its compelling readings of so many individual works, this new, definitive publication is a masterclass'
The Times Literary Supplement
'Sumptuously illustrated … Calvocoressi’s achievement is to blend art and biography into what will prove to be a useful first monograph in English on this major German artist'
The Burlington Magazine