The man in the red coat
Class no: B POZZI,SAMUEL
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
In the summer of 1885, three Frenchmen arrived in London for a few days' shopping. One was a Prince, one was a Count, and the third was a commoner with an Italian name, who four years earlier had been the subject of one of John Singer Sargent's greatest portraits. The three men's lives play out against the backdrop of the Belle Epoque in Paris. The
A brilliant gossipy read and a beautifully produced book. Less about an individual but rather a whole era.