If You Enjoyed the Art Theme in "The Goldfinch" or "The Heist" You May Enjoy:
“The Blazing World: A Novel” by Siri Hustvedt
Before she died, Harriet Burden claimed credit for three shows of contemporary art that had been the biggest sensations of the previous decade, sending the critics into a tailspin.
“Aaron’s Leap” by Magdalena Platzova
Based on the real-life story of Bauhaus artist Friedl Dicker-Brandeis, who taught art to children in the Nazi transport camp of Terezin and died in Auschwitz.
“Swan Thieves” by Elizabeth Kostova
A psychiatrist attempts to understand a disturbed artist who destroys a canvas at the National Gallery of Art.
These two books are centered around the Dutch painter Vermeer:
“Girl in Hyacinth Blue” by Susan Vreeland
“Girl With a Pearl Earring” by Tracy Chevalier
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