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Vreeland, Susan

Overview
Works: 54 works in 367 publications in 21 languages and 21,895 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Short stories  Domestic fiction  Love stories  War stories  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3572.R34, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Susan Vreeland
Girl in hyacinth blue by Susan Vreeland( Book )
68 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 3,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Clara and Mr. Tiffany : a novel by Susan Vreeland( Book )
21 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 3,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Comfort Tiffany staffs his studio with female artisans--a decision that protects him from strikes by the all-male union--but refuses to employ women who are married. Lucky for him, Clara Driscoll's romantic misfortunes insure that she can continue to craft the jewel-toned glass windows and lamps that catch both her eye and her imagination
The passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland( Book )
56 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman painter in 17th-centiry Florence tries to balance her increasing fame with motherhood
Luncheon of the boating party by Susan Vreeland( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renoir is inspired to paint "Luncheon of the boating party" when his other work is criticized by Emile Zola, and while doing so is drawn into lives of the thirteen people featured in it as they enjoy a Parisian summer during the late 1800s
The forest lover by Susan Vreeland( Book )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emily has never been satisfied with the pious and rigid world she is expected to fit into, and when her creative talent and independent spirit refuse to be suppressed by her father's wishes that she marry and settle down, she defies her family's better judgement and travels to the wild coast of British Columbia
Lisette's list : a novel by Susan Vreeland( Book )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A young Parisian woman is exiled to Provence to take care of her husband's ailing grandfather during the Vichy regime, but discovers that despite the horrors of war, the paintings of Cezanne, Pisarro, Chagall, and Picasso bring to life the landscape around her and allow her once again to experience love"--
Life studies : stories by Susan Vreeland( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories explores art through the eyes of everyday contemporary people or the lovers, servants, children, and neighbors who surrounded great Impressionist and Post-Impressionist masters
Clara and Mr. Tiffany [a novel] by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Vreeland chronicles the lives of acclaimed glass artist Louis Comfort Tiffany and Clara Wolcott Driscoll, whose glass lampshades have commonly been mistaken as Tiffany's work. Here, Vreeland reveals that although both artists may have had different reasons for creating their works, both shared a passion for art
Luncheon of the boating party by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the painting of Girl in hyacinth blue. The party of subjects drinking and flirting over several Sundays while he paints and his desire to do breakout work instead of portraits of society women in their parlors
Girl in hyacinth blue by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel set against the backdrops of Rome, Florence, and Genoa recreates the life of Artemisia Gentileschi, whose search for love, forgiveness, and wholeness through her art led to her fame as a painter
The forest lover by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical novel that tells the story of painter Emily Carr, who shook up the early 20th century art scene with uncompromising brushstrokes that captured the fading wilderness of an increasingly industrialized British Columbia as well as the indigenous villages, the tribal peoples and their dying customs and art forms
Lisette's list a novel by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1937, young Lisette Roux and her husband, Andre, move from Paris to a village in Provence to care for Andre's grandfather Pascal. Lisette regrets having to give up her dream of becoming a gallery apprentice and longs for the comforts and sophistication of Paris
What love sees : a biographical novel by Susan Vreeland( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Can a blind couple raise four children on a ranch? Author Susan Vreelend met such a family in 1983 and felt compelled to share their lives.What Love Sees is her first novel, published in 1988. Jean Treadway, a young, cultured New England woman whose every material need is supplied by wealthy, overprotective parents "meets" through arranged correspondence Forrest Holly, a dirt-poor Southern California rancher whose spiritual foundation turns despair into purpose.s different as they are in background, they share two things: their blindness and their determination to live an active, normal life and raise a family.While Jean was among the first women to use a Seeing Eye dog on urban streets in the late 1930s, Forrest used a seeing eye bull and his horses to guide him on the ranch in the 1940s.s they discover each other through letters that have to be read to them, his earnestness and folksy humor win her heart.Their four children, each with a distinct individuality, provide challenges, frustrations, and occasions for tenderness. Through tears and laughter, tragedy and triumph, they all learn Forrest's doctrine that "There's more than one way to skin a cat."
Life studies [stories] by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about real-life art and artists--the people who loved them and the beauty that moved them
Ritratti d'artista by Susan Vreeland( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Dutch and Italian and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verhalen waarin beeldende kunst en kunstenaars een rol spelen
What love sees by Susan Vreeland( Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biographical novel of the life of Jane Treadway, a blind woman who marries a man who is also blind. They, along with their four sighted children operate a successful ranch in California
Die Malerin : Roman by Susan Vreeland( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Von Zauberhand : Roman by Susan Vreeland( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonntage im Licht Roman by Susan Vreeland( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris 1880: Pierre-Auguste Renoir will das Meisterwerk des Impressionismus schaffen. Ein Gruppengemälde, eine Gesellschaft von Freunden am Sonntag schwebt ihm vor. Mutig nimmt er den Kampf um Farben, Licht, die richtige Perspektive auf. Und er hofft auf eine neue Liebe, denn die Schönheit seiner Zeit kann Renoir nur malen, wenn er glücklich ist
 
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Alternative Names
ורילנד, סוזן
פרילנד, סוזן
פרינלד, סוזן
ヴリーランド, スーザン
Languages
English (204)
Italian (27)
German (23)
Spanish (13)
Dutch (7)
Serbian (7)
French (5)
Catalan (5)
Greek, Modern (3)
Japanese (2)
Polish (2)
Chinese (2)
Swedish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Finnish (2)
Croatian (1)
Korean (1)
Danish (1)
Macedonian (1)
Russian (1)
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