Metropolitan London is home to an absolute treasure of historical and popular landmarks, most of which have been faithfully and lovingly drawn by the artist, with ink and watercolour wash. This book is a compilation of those works. Features: A Foreword by Rt. Hon. Theresa Villiers, MP; Introduction to the author and his love of London; Short introductions and area maps covering: Fleet Street and the Temples; The City of London: East End, Canary Wharf and Greenwich; Southbank; West End and Westminster; Closing pages with reference to the 2012 London Olympics and wider London.
AUTHOR INFORMATION: Renos Lavithis has been an artist from an early age and enjoyed a successful career as a graphic and re-touching artist at the Daily Mail for 30 years. In recent years, he has returned to his first love — painting and drawing.
REVIEWS: “Renos’ labour of love has brought the ancient and modern landmarks of London to life in such rich detail.” — Charles Garside, last News Editor of London Evening News, now Assistant Editor, Daily Mail