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The Resource Paris red : a novel, Maureen Gibbon

Paris red : a novel, Maureen Gibbon

Label
Paris red : a novel
Title
Paris red
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Maureen Gibbon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
A tale inspired by the life of the young woman depicted in Impressionist painter Edouard Manet's Olympia follows the life of a passionate girl in mid-19th-century Paris who after accepting dinner from a handsome stranger is indoctrinated into cultural society.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410180
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibbon, Maureen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.I139167
LC item number
P37 2015
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meurent, Victorine
  • Manet, Édouard
  • Painters
  • Artists' models
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
Paris red : a novel, Maureen Gibbon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9780393244465
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014034455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 893557621
  • (OCoLC)893557621
Label
Paris red : a novel, Maureen Gibbon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
282 pages
Isbn
9780393244465
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014034455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 893557621
  • (OCoLC)893557621

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