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Vreeland, Susan

Overview
Works: 84 works in 355 publications in 4 languages and 20,326 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Love stories  War stories  Short stories  Domestic fiction  Biography  Film adaptations 
Roles: 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 )
27 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 3,314 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 )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,912 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 )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,677 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 )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,568 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 )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,305 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
Life studies : stories by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,311 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 1,036 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 642 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 586 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
The passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 527 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
Lisette's list : a novel by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 466 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"--
The forest lover by Susan Vreeland ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 421 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
Life studies [stories] by Susan Vreeland ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 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
What love sees : a biographical novel by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 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."
Lisette's list a novel by Susan Vreeland ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 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
De lunch van de roeiers by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Dutch and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de nazomer van 1880 begint Auguste Renoir aan een van zijn grootste werken met veertien modellen in een schilderij
La joven de azul jacinto by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 49 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
De passie van Artemisia by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Dutch and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van de Italiaanse Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1652) die mede door haar onconventionele gedrag en haar grote passie voor de schilderkunst uitgroeit tot een begenadigd kunstenares
What love sees by Susan Vreeland ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 43 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
La vita moderna by Susan Vreeland ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ורילנד, סוזן
פרילנד, סוזן
פרינלד, סוזן
ヴリーランド, スーザン
Languages
English (199)
Spanish (6)
Dutch (3)
Italian (2)
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