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A riveting piece of European history told through a work of art.

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The Man in the Red Coat

By Julian Barnes

A tour-de-force account of La Belle Époque’s luminary figures.

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Hidden Tapestry

By Debra Dean

A novelist teases out the truth about the elusive artist’s life.

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The Last Castle

By Denise Kiernan

Edith Vanderbilt shines in this history of North Carolina’s famed Biltmore Estate.

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Creative genius aside, the famed artist was hardly a good guy.

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A novelist teases out the truth about the elusive artist’s life.

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A fascinating depiction of an architect and his struggle to create a singular basilica.

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By Nicholas Fox Weber

An art historian interprets the father of psychoanalysis via a cycle of sexually charged paintings.