The photos and the artwork in this book are excellent, too.
Considered the world's most recognizable contemporary artist, LeRoy Neiman broke the barrier between fine art and popular art in the 1960s.
I don't want to simply recap the story of Nieman's life here, you will enjoy it more in his own words and pictures.
I very much enjoyed getting to know LeRoy and his fascinating life.
Well written with the flair one might expect!
He was truly an American treasure.
LeLoy Neiman led an interesting life as an artist based in Chicago. I remember selling him a cigar once, and passing him on Wells Street. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Billy
Leroy neiman has a great storytelling style. He writes as he would speak to you and he has lived an extraordinary life. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jake
This is Leroy for sure. Anyone who has follwed him, and his lifetime of work will appreciate this book. You have to know who we're talking about to get any of it though. Read morePublished 13 months ago by sinatrafied
I don't remember when I first became aware of LeRoy Neiman's art but I do remember when I became a true fan. Read morePublished on August 2, 2012 by Tim Crawford
I must confess, I knew very little about LeRoy Neiman before reading this autobiography. I first saw some of his lithographs at charity golf outings and I was impressed, but that... Read morePublished on July 19, 2012 by Hilary Jm Topper
I was once a fellow at the Huntington Hartford Foundation In California. THe ex wife of a well known anthologist of poets spent some time with us. Read morePublished on July 3, 2012 by Winston hough
This is a book that chronicles the life and times of a true American artist--LeRoy Neiman. The autobiography, All Told, My Art and Life Among Athletes, Playboys, Bunnies and... Read morePublished on June 22, 2012 by Randy Jackson
In following the career of LeRoy Neiman, one would think he lived an incredible life. Most of his travels and life experiences are boldly displayed in his impressionist paintings... Read morePublished on June 15, 2012 by Larry Harper