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I am Madame X : a novel

Author: Gioia Diliberto
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the life of Virginie Gautreau, the subject of John Singer Sargent's controversial portrait "Madame X," from her Creole youth and flight to France during the American Civil War, to her marriage to a prominent banker.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Virginie Avegno Gautreau; John Singer Sargent; Virginie Avegno Gautreau; John Singer Sargent
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gioia Diliberto
ISBN: 0743211553 9780743211550
OCLC Number: 50129341
Notes: "A Lisa Drew book."
Description: 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Gioia Diliberto.
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At the 1884 Paris Salon, painter John Singer Sargent risked his own reputation when he unveiled his portrait of the notorious beauty, Virginie Gautreau. This novelisation of Virginie's story, draws  Read more...

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Honor Moore Author of "The White Blackbird" Imagining her way into mesmerizing terrain, Gioia Diliberto has conjured a compelling memoir "by" Virginie Gautreau, the Madame X of John Singer Sargent's Read more...

 
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