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The portrait of Mrs. Charbuque

Author: Jeffrey Ford
Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Piero Piambo, the leading portraitist in 1890s New York, recieves a bizarre commision. He will be paid a large fee to paint the portrait of Mrs. Charbuque, and although he can ask her any question, he must never look upon his subject.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Ford
ISBN: 0060936177 9780060936174
OCLC Number: 52363171
Description: 310 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Jeffrey Ford.

Abstract:

Piero Piambo, the leading portraitist in 1890s New York, recieves a bizarre commision. He will be paid a large fee to paint the portrait of Mrs. Charbuque, and although he can ask her any question, he must never look upon his subject.

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