The Passion of Artemisia: A Novel

The Passion of Artemisia: A Novel

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Recently rediscovered by art historians, and one of the few female post-Renaissance painters to achieve fame during her own era, Artemisia Gentileschi led a remarkably "modern" life. Susan Vreeland tells Artemisia's captivating story, beginning with her public humiliation in a rape trial at the age of eighteen, and continuing through her father's betrayal, her marriage of convenience, motherhood, and growing fame as an artist. Set against the glorious backdrops of… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (December 31, 2002)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 884 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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