Free with The Independent print edition

In celebration of the Velázquez exhibition at the National Gallery, we have produced five fascinating posters for you to collect.

poster front

poster back

Each poster includes a detailed biography, a selection of inspirational paintings featured at the exhibition and a time-line of world events during his life.

Starts Monday 23 October.

Free inside every copy of The Independent print edition.

If you have missed any of the posters, you can purchase a back copy for £1.50 per poster at the following address:

Subject to availability. While stocks last. Please note that you will only be able to purchase a poster once it has appeared in the newspaper.

15 per cent of all revenue will be donated to Whizz Kidz - the charity that helps children with disabilities live a life with no limits.