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Gibbon, Maureen.

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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIB

Gibbon, Maureen

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A sensual portrait of Manet's last years, and a vibrant testament to the endurance of the artistic spirit. Suffering from the complications of syphilis toward the end of his life, Édouard Manet begins to jot down his daily impressions, reflections, and memories in a notebook. Between healing respites in the French countryside and holding court in his Paris studio, he finds inspiration in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC GIB

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