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Author Morelli, Laura, author.

Title The night portrait : a novel of World War II and da Vinci's Italy / Laura Morelli.

Publication Info. New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Morelli    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 455, 27 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "P.S. Insights, interviews, & more..."--Page 4 of cover.
Summary A tale told in two historical periods follows da Vinci's ambitious 1492 creation of Portrait of a Lady with an Ermine and a conservator's life-risking effort to save the painting from Nazi destruction centuries later.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519. Lady with an ermine -- Fiction.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Portraits -- Fiction.
Mistresses -- Fiction.
Art treasures in war -- Europe -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war -- Fiction.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Europe -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Italy -- History -- 15th century -- Fiction.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780062993571 (pbk.)
0062993577 (pbk.)

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