Download PDF by Helen McLean: The Man and the Woman

By Helen McLean

ISBN-10: 1770864202

ISBN-13: 9781770864207

In 1946, a Canadian lady arrives in war-scarred London to check artwork on the Slade university. even as, Bonnard ― the aged French artist whose paintings first ignited her ardour for portray ― appears to be like again on his career.

From the instant she lands in England, Elizabeth’s existence starts off to reflect Bonnard’s earlier adventure: Bonnard’s father pressed him right into a hated occupation in legislation; equally, Elizabeth’s mom and dad urge her to take a school measure “to fall again on” after she marries. simply as significant younger Bonnard used to be swept into the exhilarating literary and creative international of an avant-garde journal, Elizabeth is absorbed into the quasi-communal ménage of a in demand London paintings broker and his relatives, whose encouragement is helping her be successful as a portraitist.

Their separate yet parallel trips lead either Elizabeth and Bonnard to an analogous revelation: public acclaim isn't really adequate; to really dwell a lifestyles ruled through a peeled-eye research of the seen global, sacrifices needs to be made.

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