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Mona Lisa in Camelot : how Jacqueline Kennedy and Da Vinci's masterpiece charmed and captivated a nation

Author: Margaret L Davis
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, ©2008.
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In 1962, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy tirelessly campaigned to debut Da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" in New York. And as only Jacqueline Kennedy could do, she infused America's first museum blockbuster show with a unique sense of pageantry, igniting a national love affair with the arts.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Davis, Margaret L.
Mona Lisa in Camelot.
New York : Da Capo Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008019767
(OCoLC)227327964
Named Person: Leonardo, da Vinci; Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret L Davis
ISBN: 9780786726349 0786726342
OCLC Number: 300708813
Description: 1 online resource (x, 278 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: The art enthusiasts --
A whispered promise --
An unexpected request --
Bombshell in the Louvre --
"La Joconde must not leave!" --
Chat with the Mona Lisa --
The queenly voyage --
The director's inspection --
An evening to remember --
"Let them see a little Rembrandt, too" --
Manhattan falls in love --
The city of light beckons --
Epilogue: Final bows.
Responsibility: Margaret Leslie Davis.

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"USA Today", 12/11/08<br>"Davis tells the tale in charming fashion."

 
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