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PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI Susan Vreeland is an internationally renowned best selling author and four time winner of the Theodor Geisel Award for Fiction the San Diego Book Award’s highest honor She is known for writing historical fiction on art related themes including Girl in Hyacinth Blue The Passion of Artemisia Luncheon of the Boating Party and Clara and Mr Tiffany Her books have been translated into 26 languag

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  1. B the BookAddict B the BookAddict says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFSusan Vreeland fairly faithfully follows and recounts the real events in the life of 17th century Italian Baroue painter Artemisia Gentileschi Lomi Passionate about her art she fought for acceptance in the artistic community and was the first woman to become a member of the Accademia di Arte del Disegno in Florence Raped at seventeen Artemisia was indignant when her father Tuscan painter Orazio Gentilesch was paid off by her rapist to drop the charges She had suffered during this male oriented trial tortured with the Sibille a type of medieval thumbscrews and has her lack of virginity publicly examined by two midwives in front to the entire courtroom “ I started Judith Slaying Holofernes I could hardly bend my fingers to grasp the egg shaped muller to pulverise the pigments on my marble slab Pain is unimportant I have to ignore it I couldn’t keep my thumb in the hole of my palette The smears of colour made me breathe faster Steeling myself against the pull of my skin when I h


  2. Candi Candi says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDF If a person loves something above all else if he values the work of his heart and hands then he should naturally without hesitation pour into it his whole soul undivided and pure Great art demands nothing lessArtemisia Gentileschi 17th century Italian Baroue painter was passionate about her life’s work Author Susan Vreeland presents a compelling glimpse at one of the most fascinating and progressive artists of her time Artemisia is raped by her father’s colleague scrutinized and tortured by the courts treated as a wrongdoer rather than a victim and scorned by the people of Rome Yet despite the turmoil of her young life she overcomes all this and goes on to paint what are considered some of the most brilliant paintings of all time She becomes th


  3. Connie G Connie G says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFArtemisia Gentileschi was an Italian 17th Century painter who was taught by her Roman painter father Orazio Gentileschi Many of her works are in the style of Caravaggio who used chiaroscuro a dark background with light shining on the main figures in the scene Artemisia painted strong assertive women often from Biblical stories such as various versions of Judith Slaying HolofernesAuthor Susan Vreeland opens the book at the trial of art


  4. Suzanne Suzanne says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFI love love love this book It had been sitting on my shelves for years before I read it and though I could be sorry I waited so long somehow I'm glad for the hidden treasure it became I found the book very interesting and well written I already knew about Artemisia from a movie I saw but as usual the book left a far bigger impressionThe only thing that could improve this book or at least the cheap Dutch edition I read is a list of Italian words used and color prints of the paintings described I looked them up on the internet now while reading That said I feel privileged that apparently my Dutch edition is the only edition I can find on here that has the painting that the writer hints at on the last page on its cover When I finished the book and realised that I had just read a


  5. Chrissie Chrissie says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFFinished I feel like I was a bit harsh in all my previous criticism However what I said IS what I felt at those particular points in the book I am giving this 4 stars the ending was superbly done What can I say other than that I forgive all the previous faults that irritated me Still one can be almost proud to NOT be religious The title is perfect The Passion of Artemesia is the passion that moves an artist Now at the end I simply have deep respect for this woman artist mother and daughterThrough page 275 The lecturing has stopped and I like the way the author is tying up the strings I also really like how the relationship between Artemisia and her daughter Palmira is described by the author I guess it is imagined but it is a very true to life relationship There is love and there is acceptance even of traits that are so very different between the mother and daughterThrough page 237 OK maybe this is what is bothering me First of all the paintings do no


  6. Hilary G Hilary G says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFEx Bookworm group reviewIt took me rather a long time to read this book Despite the fact the life of a female painter in what was pretty much a man's world was a great subject the book failed to engage me somehow I felt un


  7. Jeanette Jeanette says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFWhat a fabulous read From the first I was enthralled and through out remained encompassed by Artemisia Specifically the complete fight within herself between the wantneed for a personal life and her over whelming necessity to channel her art within painting And the time period and associations for access to the finest and most innovative of her time on top of all that It truly became a book I could not put downHaving read others of Susan Vreeland I know how she can grab the depth of a character and an era And I will return to try others of hers now But this one SuperbThis became a study


  8. Natasa Natasa says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFI found this to be a nice easy read with characters that held my attention and a story that was interesting enough to make me want to find out about Artemisia and her life I would have liked a in depth look at Artemisia and her husband their relationship and his relationship with his daughter Although this was not a page turner it held my attention and I cared about the people in the story I enjoyed the descriptions and the interpretations of Artemisia’s paintings Italy and the art of the times


  9. Orsolya Orsolya says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFPersonally Artemisia is my favorite female artist Enduring personal strife and showing the power of a woman she is definitely a role model Vreeland's novel provides a power insight into


  10. Linda P. Linda P. says:

    PDF Susan Vreeland ´ ´ The Passion of Artemisia ePUB ò The Passion MOBI passion pdf, artemisia mobile, The Passion download, The Passion of Artemisia PDFI really enjoyed every single page of this book The author was able to catch my whole attention in a way I was not expecting I could feel all Artemisia's emotions I could smell the odours of the street of Florence looking at the Arno I could hear the noise in Neapel I could admire each beautiful paintings of this brave female artist who was in that century definitely a pioneer without having seen them before


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