The Last Painting of Sara de VosDominic Smith / Jul 19, 2019
The Last Painting of Sara de Vos This is what we long for the profound pleasure of being swept into vivid new worlds worlds peopled by characters so intriguing and real that we can t shake them even long after the reading s done In
This is what we long for the profound pleasure of being swept into vivid new worlds, worlds peopled by characters so intriguing and real that we can t shake them, even long after the reading s done In this extraordinary novel, The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, US based Australian writer Dominic Smith brilliantly bridges the historical and the contemporary, tracking a colThis is what we long for the profound pleasure of being swept into vivid new worlds, worlds peopled by characters so intriguing and real that we can t shake them, even long after the reading s done In this extraordinary novel, The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, US based Australian writer Dominic Smith brilliantly bridges the historical and the contemporary, tracking a collision course between a rare landscape by a female Dutch painter of the Golden Age, an inheritor of the work in 1950s Manhattan, and a celebrated Australian art historian who painted a forgery of it in her youth.In 1631, Sara de Vos is admitted as a master painter to the Guild of St Luke in Holland, the first woman to be so honoured Three hundred years later, only one work attributed to de Vos is known to remain a haunting winter scene, At the Edge of a Wood, which hangs over the Manhattan bed of a wealthy descendant of the original owner An Australian grad student, Ellie Shipley, struggling to stay afloat in New York, agrees to paint a forgery of the landscape, a decision that will haunt her Because now, half a century later, she s curating an exhibit of female Dutch painters, and both versions threaten to arrive.As the three threads intersect with increasing and exquisite suspense, The Last Painting of Sara de Vos mesmerises while it grapples with the demands of the artistic life, showing how the deceits of the past can forge the present.
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