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The lady in gold : the extraordinary tale of Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer / Anne-Marie O'Connor.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780307265647
  • ISBN: 0307265641
  • Description: xviii, 349 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2012.

Available copies

  • 9 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction ND 511.5 .K55 A618 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction ND 511.5 K55 A618 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 759.92/Klimt (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction ND 511.5 .K55 A618 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose Art Department 759.36 O'Connor (Text to Phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus Stacks ND511.5 .K55 A618 2012 (Text to Phone) In transit -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW ND 511.5 .K55 A618 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Stacks 3 759.3 K69OC (Text to Phone) Checked out 09/01/2015
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 759.36/O'CONNOR (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level 759.36 O'C (Text to Phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: List of Illustrations -- Prologue -- Part 1. Emancipation -- Adele's Vienna: Poems and Privilege -- The King -- Emancipated Immigrants -- The Wounded Creator -- Arranged Marriage -- The Secession -- Klimt the Seducer -- An Innocent Abroad -- "I Want to Get Out" -- Adele's "Bohemian Home" -- The Empress -- "Degenerate Women" -- Eyes Wide Shut -- The Outsider -- The Painted Mosaic -- Klimts Women -- "Hugs from Your Buddha" -- The Good Spirit -- Part 2. Love and Betrayal -- Degenerate Art -- "You Are Peace" -- Unrequited Love -- Marie Viktoria -- Maria and Luise -- Stubenbastei -- The Housepainter from Austria -- With or Without You -- The Return of the Native -- Love Letters from a Bride -- Work Makes Freedom -- Thunder at Twilight -- Decent Honorable People -- Gay Marriage -- The Orient Express -- The Autograph Hunter -- Stealing Beauty -- The Last of the Bloch-Bauers -- Homecoming -- Führer -- Nazis in the Family -- "Above the Mob" -- The Viennese Cassandra -- Ferdinand in Exile -- The Gutmanns -- The "Blonde Beast" -- Love Letters from a Murderer -- Ferdinand's Legacy -- The Uses of Art -- Nelly -- The Immendorf Castle -- The Child in the Chapel -- The Castle of the First Reichsmarschall -- The Partisans -- The Man Without Qualities -- The Nero Decree -- Restitution -- Liberation -- Refugee -- Provenance -- Part 3. Atonement -- Historical Amnesia -- The Children of Tantalus -- The Heirs of History -- The Library of Theft -- The Search for Provenance -- "I Can't Afford for You to Lose" -- How Do You Solve a Problem like Maria? -- Klimt's Stolen Women -- A Lost Cause Celebre -- Diplomacy -- Family History -- Supreme Judgment -- Arbitration -- Ciao Adele -- A Friend from Old Vienna -- Patrimony -- Adele's Final Destiny -- The Burden of History -- Art History -- Cultural Property -- A Reckoning -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Selected Bibliography -- Index

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