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Girl with a pearl earring

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vermeer, Johannes, -- 1632-1675 -- Fiction,
  • Artists" models -- Fiction,
  • Women domestics -- Fiction,
  • Delft (Netherlands) -- Fiction,
  • Netherlands -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTracy Chevalier.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.H4367 G57 2000
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination233 p. ;
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23243854M
    ISBN 100452287022, 052594527X, 0452282152
    LC Control Number99032493


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The work has been in the collection of the Mauritshuis in The Hague since Artist: Johannes Vermeer. Even so, Girl with a Pearl Earring only became one of Vermeer’s more famous pieces around the turn of the 21st century, with the blockbuster exhibition at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and the publication of the best-selling novel Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier in The book fashioned the painting’s.

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The novel centers on Griet, the Protestant daughter of a Delft tile painter who lost his sight in a kiln : Penguin Publishing Group. The Girl with a Pearl Earring is the story of Griet, a sixteen-year old girl who is hired by the famous painter, Vermeer, to clean his studio. The novel opens with Vermeer and his disheveled -wife, Catharina, visiting Griet's family to have a look at the girl they hope to hire.

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Translated into thirty-nine languages and made into an Oscar-nominated film, starring Scarlett Johanson and Colin Firth. Tracy Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place in this richly-imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of.

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GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING is a thoroughly engaging novel that follows the life-changing experiences of quiet Griet over the two years she serves the Delft painter, Johannes Vermeer.

It is hard not to like this good and obedient protagonist, for she struggles with universal yearnings such as love and an escape from poverty.

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Tracy Chevalier: Finding the story inside the painting In this TED talk () author Tracey Chevalier discusses her inspiration for Girl with a Pearl Earring () and the. The novel was a result of the inspiration the author got from the painter Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring.

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Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier is an amazing book that brings the story behind the Vermeer painting to life. This book brings you back to the's Delft into to the life of Griet, a 16 year old, protestant, Dutch girl.

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Names, characters, places, and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously, and any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, business establishments, events or locales is entirely coincidental.4/5(32).

Girl with a Pearl Earring was not Chevalier's first exploration of the past. In The Virgin Blue, her U.K.-published first novel (U.S. edition, ), her modern-day character Ella Turner goes back to 16th-century France in order to revisit her family history.

As a result, she finds parallels between herself and a troubled ancestor — a woman. In Girl with a Pearl Earring, she recreates the 17th-century world of Johannes Vermeer.

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His wife is worse. The heroine, the girl with the earring, is in a helpless situation, but she is determined to escape the terrible situation in which she has found herself.

That is definitely not the case with Girl with a Pearl Earring. It really is a gorgeous movie to watch. Whenever I watch a movie based on a book, I wonder how the author feels about the adaptation. Tracy Chevalier has been pretty open about her experience with her book being made into a.

Vermeer painted Girl with a Pearl Earring around It is one of just 35 paintings attributed to the painter, who saw moderate success during his lifetime. Along with another genre painting (titled The Milkmaid), Girl with a Pearl Earring is Vermeer’s most well-known work of r, it did not attain international fame at its time of completion.

This is the hardback edition, first print of GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING by Tracy Chevalier. It was first published in by HARPER COLLINS, as is this edition. What makes this such a lovely edition is that it contains plates of many of Vermeer's famous paintings, and.

Girl With A Pearl Earring () About book: Gorgeous painting, deeper appreciation of art; mediocre, annoying bookThis is a book that fictionalizes what might have been behind the famous Vermeer painting, "Girl with a Pearl Earring".

Griet's family is destitute, and now she must work as a maid in the Vermeer household, cleaning up the famous painter's workstation/5(5). GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING is a thoroughly engaging novel that follows the life-changing experiences of quiet Griet over the two years she serves the Delft painter, Johannes Vermeer.

It is hard not to like this good and obedient protagonist, for she struggles with universal yearnings such as love and an escape from poverty. Girl with a Pearl Earring is a drama film directed by Peter Webber. The screenplay was adapted by screenwriter Olivia Hetreed, based on the novel o.

The protagonist of Tracy Chevalier's novel Girl With a Pearl Earring is a sixteen-year-old girl (the one mentioned in the title, of course), so the story was presumably written with a young adult. Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the story of sixteen-year-old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil.

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The Girl with a Pearl Earring by Jan Vermeer | Coloring Page from the Art Masterpiece Coloring Pages Index. Jan Vermeer was born in the Netherlands in the city of Delft, and baptized on Octo His father, Reijnier Janszoon, was a textile worker and later an art dealer.

Jan became interested in art through his early contact with artists. Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the story of Griet, a year-old Dutch girl, who becomes a maid in the house of the painter Johannes Vermeer.

Her calm and perceptive manner not only helps her in her household duties, but also attracts Vermeer's attention. He slowly draws her into the world of his paintings and ultimately has her sit for him as a this richly imagined portrait of the.Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring is the most famous painting in the Mauritshuis and is probably Vermeer’s most celebrated work.

So many have been captivated by the way the girl turns towards the viewer, by her gaze, by the colours. And, of course, by the quality of the light.E-BOOK EXCERPT “Girl With a Pear Earring” by Tracy Chevalier was first published in It is a historical novel.

The story of the novel is set in 17th century Delft, Netherlands. The story is said to have been inspired by a painting “Girl With a Pearl Earring” made by Johannes Vermeer, a Delft school painter.