Visuals relating to The Girl of His Dreams, by Donna Leon

October 25, 2015 at 8:30 pm (Art, Book clubs, books, Italy, Mystery fiction)

Assunzione, Tiziano (Titian) 1515-1518

Assunzione, Tiziano (Titian) 1516-1518   p. 7

crucifixion4

Tintoretto, Crucifixion 1565 p.73

Madonna with Child, Giovanni Bellini ca 1485. Stolen - for the third time! - in 1993; present whereabouts unknown p. 9

Madonna with Child, Giovanni Bellini ca 1485.
Stolen – for the third time! – in 1993; present whereabouts unknown p. 9

Gigantic cruise ship dwarfing the surrounding buildings

Gigantic cruise ship dwarfing the surrounding buildings

An interior in Venice, John Singer Sargent, 1899

An interior in Venice, John Singer Sargent, 1899

Palazzo Mocenigo - currently a museum

Palazzo Mocenigo, mentioned on p. 100. It’s now a museum. See Lucia: A Venetian Life in the Age of Napoleon, by Andrea Di Robilant

Palazzo Mocenigo

Palazzo Mocenigo

Palazzo Mocenigo

Palazzo Mocenigo

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Donna Leon

These images have been assembled as part of the preparation for a book group discussion. I have also reviewed The Girl of His Dreams in this space.

1 Comment

  1. Pam said,

    Thank you for this. I haven’t quite made it to this book in the series but will be coming back to this post for another look when I get there! I have thoroughly enjoyed this series by Leon.

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