Biography

Martin Leman was born in London in 1934.


He has had many books of his cat paintings published.


The first book 'Comic & Curious Cats' in 1979, with text by Angela Carter,


was followed by 20 more, gaining him a world wide reputation.


Martin has had many one man shows in London, and has also shown


regularly in St Ives.


Martin is a member of the Royal Society of British Artists and the


Royal Watercolour Society