The books shown here provide an interesting twist on historical fiction by focusing on the creation of a well-known painting or on the life of an actual artist.
Susan Vreeland is one of the best-known authors for this type of fiction. Her web page explains her love for art and contains her personal “Pledge to Art.”
Let your mind be immersed in another time and place while you learn about the inspiration behind these great masterpieces and artists.
If you have another favorite art-inspired novel, let us know!