Did you know that the great Pablo Picasso had many pets, including a white mouse and a goat? And that Andy Warhol loved his dachshunds, Salvador Dalí liked ocelots and anteaters, and Georgia O’Keeffe had a passion for chows and Siamese cats? Artists and Their Pets
tells these stories and many more with full-color illustrations and a chirpy narrative that will delight both art buffs and pet enthusiasts.
"A successful survey of art history and a fun reminder of the special relationship between humans and animals." —Booklist
, MA, FRSA, is an art historian, author, artist, and journalist with over 100 books in print for both adults and children. A regular contributor to radio and TV news shows in the UK, she also writes magazine articles, web resources, and booklets for museums and galleries. Susie runs workshops and gives talks and lectures at schools, universities and museums around the world. Violet Lemay
is an award‑winning author and illustrator whose children’s books include 100 Pablo Picassos
, My Foodie ABC
, and the Local Baby series, which includes New York Baby
, Chicago Baby
, and Beach Babies
. Violet worked as a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Georgia. Violet’s illustrations have been published by Penguin, Holt, HarperCollins, McGraw-Hill, Scholastic, and Highlights
magazine. Violet currently lives in Auckland, New Zealand.