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A brush with Mondrian : uncovering secrets of art and family, Yvonne Louis

Label
A brush with Mondrian : uncovering secrets of art and family
Title
A brush with Mondrian
Title remainder
uncovering secrets of art and family
Statement of responsibility
Yvonne Louis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The near-catastrophe of a bushfire caused Yvonne Louis to see her treasured Dutch heirlooms in a new light. These musings lead Yvonne on a quest to track down the history and origins of a portrait of an elegant and mysterious young woman whom her family had once nicknamed `Miss Maris'
Summary
When bushfires threatened her home some fifteen years ago, Yvonne Louis thankfully managed to save the treasured Dutch heirlooms that had been handed down to her by her mother. But the near-catastrophe caused her to see these objects in a new light. She pondered especially on her favourite painting, a portrait of an elegant and mysterious young woman whom her family had once nicknamed 'Miss Maris'. Who was she really? And who had painted her? -- Publisher description
Additional physical form
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at the publisher's home page: http://www.murdochbooks.com.au.
Biography type
autobiography
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354669
Cataloging source
ANL
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Louis, Yvonne
Dewey number
759.9492
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Louis, Yvonne
  • Mondrian, Piet
  • Painting, Abstract
  • Painting, Dutch
  • Netherlands
Target audience
adult
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uncovering secrets of art and family
Label
A brush with Mondrian : uncovering secrets of art and family, Yvonne Louis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.297-298)
Control code
000044633788
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9781741964226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), geneal. table, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)436466547
Label
A brush with Mondrian : uncovering secrets of art and family, Yvonne Louis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.297-298)
Control code
000044633788
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9781741964226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), geneal. table, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)436466547

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