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