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ISBN13: 9780060874490
ISBN10: 006087449x
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An artist born outside his time, Chaz Wilmot can paint like Leonardo, Goya, Gainsborough—and he refuses to shape his talent to fit the fashion of the day. His unique abilities attract the attention of Werner Krebs, an art dealer with a dark past and shadier present, and soon Wilmot is working with a fervor he hasn't felt in years. But his creative burst is accompanied by strange interludes—memories that are not memories . . . and he begins to wonder if he is really the person he believes he is. When a previously unknown masterpiece by the Spanish painter Velázquez is discovered, the artist suddenly finds himself lost in a mirrored house of illusions—and propelled into a secret world of greed, lies . . . and murder.

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New York Times bestselling author Michael Gruber is the author of five acclaimed novels. He lives in Seattle.

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KPNY, October 14, 2010 (view all comments by KPNY)
A smart, sophisticated thriller about art and the art market. Gruber is an amazing writer who tells a great story and keeps the reader intellectually engaged at the same time.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780060874490
Subtitle:
A Novel
Author:
Gruber, Michael
Author:
by Michael Gruber
Publisher:
William Morrow Paperbacks
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Painters
Subject:
Suspense
Subject:
Extortion
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Suspense
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Publication Date:
20090310
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.01 in 16.00 oz

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