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Mystery masterpiece found in dusty Paris flat

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Michy
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Post by Michy » Mon October 11th, 2010, 5:56 pm

[quote=""Misfit""]Sounds like perhaps her life was interesting enough someone could write a historical novel about her?[/quote]

I agree...... the whole thing -- the beautiful, abandoned flat, the whole mystery of the thing, the discovery some 70 years later -- I think there is a great HF novel in the making here!!!!

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Post by annis » Mon October 11th, 2010, 6:00 pm

Not to mention its beautiful, abandoned demimondaine-actress owner :) Doesn't she have the look of a woman who knows that she's supremely desirable?
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Madeleine
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Post by Madeleine » Mon October 11th, 2010, 7:27 pm

Yep, it's crying out for a writer isn't it? And if there was a filmed version, well the setting is all there isn't it?!
Currently reading: "The Lantern Men" by Elly Griffiths

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Post by Misfit » Wed October 13th, 2010, 12:36 am

A pal of mine found a blog post with some more images here, http://anestamidthorns.blogspot.com/201 ... asure.html
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Post by LoveHistory » Wed October 13th, 2010, 4:42 pm

Thanks, Misfit!

I want to know who the lady is in the portrait in the picture with Mickey Mouse.

Also...that is one heck of a vanity! Somebody will probably pay big money for that one.

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