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Author Vries, Gerard de.

Title Vladimir Nabokov and the art of painting / Gerard de Vries and D. Barton Johnson ; with an essay by Liana Ashenden.

Publication Info. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2006]


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Description 1 online resource (223 pages) : color illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-206) and index.
Contents Nabokov and the two sister arts -- The 'mad pursuit' in Laughter in the dark -- The real life of Sebastian Knight : its colours and painting -- Pnin and the history of art -- Lolita and Aubrey Beardsley -- Pale fire zemblematically -- Leonardo and 'Spring in Fialta' / Gerad de Vries -- A shimmer of exact details : Ada's art gallery / D. Barton Johnson -- Ada and Bosch / Liana Ashenden -- Appendix I : Passages in Nabokov's novels, stories or autobiography referring or alluding to paintings -- Appendix II : Painters mentioned or obviously referred to in Nabokov's works.
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Summary A richly illustrated and comprehensive discussion of all the explicit pictorial references in Nabokov's oeuvre and their bearing on the major themes in his novels.
Subject Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977.
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Nabokov, Vladimir.
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977. (OCoLC)fst00067658
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovič -- Malerei.
Nabokov, Vladimir V. -- Malerei.
Painting in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
Painting in literature. (OCoLC)fst01050636
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Added Author Johnson, Donald B. (Donald Barton), 1933-2020
Ashenden, Liana.
Cover Title Nabokov and the art of painting
Other Form: Print version: Vries, Gerard de. Vladimir Nabokov and the art of painting. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2006 9053567909 (DLC) 2006401948 (OCoLC)65430798
ISBN 1423785231 (electronic bk.)
9781423785231 (electronic bk.)
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