The Resource A light of her own, Carrie Callaghan., (ebook)

A light of her own, Carrie Callaghan., (ebook)

Label
A light of her own
Title
A light of her own
Statement of responsibility
Carrie Callaghan.
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Language
eng
Summary
In Holland 1633, a woman's ambition has no place. Judith is a painter, dodging the law and whispers of murder to try to become the first woman admitted to the Haarlem painters guild. Maria is a Catholic in a country where the faith is banned, hoping to absolve her sins by recovering a lost saint's relic. Both women's destinies will be shaped by their ambitions, running counter to the city's most powerful men, whose own plans spell disaster. A vivid portrait of a remarkable artist, A Light of Her Own is a richly-woven story of grit against the backdrop of Rembrandt and an uncompromising religion. Story behind the story . . . The trail of Judith Leyster's career was so faint that only years after her death in 1660, collectors began attributing her few surviving paintings to other artists. She signed her work with only a beautiful, stylized monogram. Credit went to Frans Hals, Jan Miense Molenaer, and others. She would remain lost to history until 1893
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1980-
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Callaghan, Carrie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Leyster, Judith
  • Grebber, Pieter de
  • Painters
  • Sex role
  • Women painters
  • Female friendship
  • Ambition
  • Electronic books
  • Haarlem (Netherlands)
  • Netherlands
Target audience
adult
Label
A light of her own, Carrie Callaghan., (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781944995911
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12363069
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12363069
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A light of her own, Carrie Callaghan., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781944995911
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12363069
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12363069
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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