The Swan Thieves: A Novel

The Swan Thieves: A Novel

Elizabeth Kostova

Psychiatrist Andrew Marlow, dedicated to his occupation and the portray pastime he loves, has a solitary yet ordered lifestyles. whilst well known painter Robert Oliver assaults a canvas within the nationwide Gallery of artwork and turns into his sufferer, Marlow reveals that order destroyed. wanting to comprehend the key that torments the genius, he embarks on a trip that leads him into the lives of the ladies closest to Oliver and a tragedy on the middle of French Impressionism.

Kostova's masterful new novel travels from American towns to the coast of Normandy, from the past due nineteenth century to the overdue twentieth, from younger like to final love. THE SWAN THIEVES is a narrative of obsession, history's losses, and the ability of paintings to maintain human desire.

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