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Author Gibbon, Maureen, author.

Title Paris red : a novel / Maureen Gibbon.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    GIBBON,MAU    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC GIBBON,M    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 282 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary "At seventeen, Victorine Meurent abandons her old life to become immersed in the Parisian society of dance halls and cafés, meeting writers and artists like Baudelaire and Alfred Stevens. As Manet's model, Victorine explores a world of new possibilities and stirs the artist to push the boundaries of painting in his infamous portrait Olympia, which scandalizes even the most cosmopolitan city"--Dust jacket flap.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Meurent, Victorine -- Fiction.
Manet, Édouard, 1832-1883 -- Fiction.
Painters -- France -- Paris -- Fiction.
Artists' models -- Fiction.
Paris (France) -- History -- 1848-1870 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780393244465 (hbk.)
0393244466 (hbk.)

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