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Saving Caravaggio

Neil Griffiths

Saving Caravaggio

by Neil Griffiths

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Penguin in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da, -- 1573-1610 -- Fiction.,
  • Art thefts -- Italy -- Fiction.,
  • Mafia -- Italy -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: London : Viking, 2006.

    StatementNeil Griffiths.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6107.R53 S38 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19334819M
    ISBN 100141016515
    ISBN 109780141016511

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    offers the best selection of Caravaggio Posters for sale online, with fast shipping, custom framing, and the best deals for every budget & decorating style.   Saving Italy is a teeming work by an author passionate about his subject. Matthew Price - Newsday. Robert Edsel has written a captivating, and at times hair-raising, book on the audacious Allied effort during World War II to save the priceless art treasurers in Italy/5(13).

    Caravaggio, leading Italian painter of the late 16th and early 17th centuries who became famous for the intense and unsettling realism of his large-scale religious works. While most other Italian artists of his time slavishly followed the elegant balletic conventions of late Mannerist painting. Tiffany Parks for Saving Caravaggio Judges: Karlan Sick and Christine Taylor-Butler This manuscript is not under contract. To request a manuscript excerpt, please contact [email protected].. From the judge’s citation: “Tiffany Parks’ Saving Caravaggio is a rich blend of historical and speculative fiction. Set in Rome in the late ’s, the story follows year-old .


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Graham-Dixon puts the murder of a pimp, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (29 September –18 July ) lived probably the darkest and most dangerous life /5. Description. Neil Griffiths' Saving Caravaggio has been shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award. As a lover of art, detective Daniel Wright makes it his fervent mission to reclaim Caravaggio's priceless "Nativity"-which is currently in the hands of the mafia.

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Fiction Literature Publication Details. Parents need to know that Caravaggio: Painter on the Run is a fictionalized account of the famous Baroque painter's life, meticulously and accurately brought to life Marissa Moss, author of the popular Amelia and Mira's Diary series.

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Neil Griffiths is the author of two novels, published by Penguin: Betrayal in Naples, winner of the Authors' Club Best First Novel, and Saving Caravaggio, shortlisted for the Costa Novel of the Year.