By Susan Vreeland
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A Dutch portray of a tender woman survives 3 and a part centuries via loss, flood, anonymity, robbery, secrecy, even the Holocaust. this can be the tale of its vendors whose lives are encouraged by way of its good looks and secret. regardless of their unhappy longings, their very own and others' flaws, the lady in hyacinth blue has the facility to engender love in all its human variety.
This luminous tale starts off immediately, whilst a professor invitations a colleague to his domestic to determine a portray that he has saved mystery for many years. The professor swears it's a Vermeer—but why has he hidden this significant paintings for thus lengthy? the explanations spread in a chain of occasions that hint the possession of the portray again to international struggle II and Amsterdam, and nonetheless extra again to the instant of the work's proposal. because the portray strikes via every one owner's palms, what was once lengthy hidden quietly surfaces, illuminating poignant moments in a number of lives. Susan Vreeland's characters remind us, through...
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Girl in Hyacinth Blue by Susan Vreeland