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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 233 p. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Dutton, c1999.
23 of 27 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: A maid becomes a model for the 17th century Dutch painter, Vermeer. The woman, an artisan's daughter with a strong power of observation, describes his manner of work, his household and life of the day, including the rigid class system and religious bigotry. A debut in fiction.
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Girl with a pearl earring [sound recording] / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 7 sound discs (8 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2000, c1999.
5 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: Through the eyes of sixteen-year-old Griet, the world of 1660s Holland comes dazzlingly alive in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings.
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Girl with a pearl earring [sound recording] / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 7 sound discs (8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2000, c1999.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: Through the eyes of sixteen-year-old Griet, the world of 1660s Holland comes dazzlingly alive in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings.
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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 233 p. ; ill.; 20 cm.
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Plume, [2005], c1999.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 233 p. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Plume, 2001, c1999.
21 of 27 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 233 p. ; 20 cm.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Plume, 2003.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 283 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Large Print Press, [2001?], c1999.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring / Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 283 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Wheeler Pub., c1999.
5 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring [sound recording] / by Tracy Chevalier.
Description: 6 sound cassettes (8 hr.) : analog.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, p2000.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: In the wake of her tile-maker father's untimely blindness, 16-year-old Griet becomes a maid in the house of painter Johannes Vermeer, where she glimpses a world very different from her own. Griet's nuanced sense of color soon attracts the attention of the artist, who teaches her how to mix pigments as she cleans his studio. But Griet's growing bond with Vermeer does not go unnoticed by the rest of the household, and when the painter chooses her to sit for his next portrait, Griet becomes the subject of gossip. Seventeenth-century Delft, Holland comes alive in this vibrant novel, which in 2003 was made into a film starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
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Girl with a pearl earring [videorecording].
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [United States] : Artisan Entertainment, 2004.
18 of 24 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
Summary: 17-year-old Griet must work to support her family, so she becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she attracts the master painter's attention. He is commissioned to paint Griet, and the result is one of the greatest paintings ever created.
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