Painting death

a novel by Tim Parks

Written in English
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Morris Duckworth has a dark past. Having married and murdered his way into a wealthy Italian family, he has become a respected member of Veronese business life. But it"s not enough.

Edition Notes

StatementTim Parks
SeriesDuckworth and the Italian girls -- take 3
LC ClassificationsPR6066.A6957 P35 2015
The Physical Object
Pagination352 pages
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27194868M
ISBN 101628725931
ISBN 109781628725933
LC Control Number2015019650
OCLC/WorldCa966121348, 910475604

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Having married and murdered his way into a wealthy Italian family he has long left aside the paperweight and the pillow to become a respected member of Veronese business life.

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In the universe of Tartt’s epic novel, the painting endured yet. If, (as our Focus book on the artist reveals), Pollock told the interviewer Selden Rodman, he believed that "painting is self-discovery", then this canvas, with its framework of graceful black arabesques accented by earthy green contrasting with dissonant overlays of intense opaque red and chalky white, expresses a deeply conflicted the painting is viewed upright, as Pollock.

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In addition to painting, he probably studied the classics of ancient Greece, and perhaps the Latin classics also; he left a "working library" of volumes at his death, including the Bible in Greek and an annotated Vasari book.Get this from a library!

Painting Death: a Novel. [Tim Parks] -- Morris Duckworth has a dark past. Having married and murdered his way into a wealthy Italian family, he has become a respected member of Veronese business life.

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