Girl in Hyacinth BlueeBook - 2000
Eight linked stories tracing the history of a painting by the 17th century Dutch artist, Vermeer. In one, he paints his daughter to pay off debts, a second story describes the loss of the ownership papers, a third takes place on the eve of its theft by the Nazis. By the author of What Love Sees.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2000, c1999
Characteristics: 242 p. ; 19 cm