John McEwen, London, 2008.
Hardcover w/ dj., 208 pp., 120 color illus.
A unique visit to the studio of Paula Rego (b.1935, Portugal), one of Britain and Portugal's most important figurative artists. Rego studied at the Slade School of Fine Art and was an exhibiting member of the London Group, along with David Hockney and Frank Auerbach. She was the first artist-in-residence at the National Gallery in London. She lives and works in London.
Behind the Scenes, Paula Rego offers the reader a unique opportunity to observe the studio life and working practice of an important figurative artist working today.