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Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose: The Story of a Painting

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4 out of 5
Based on 46 Ratings and 14 Reviews

Book Description
Young Kate Millet is the model for the painting John Singer Sargent is working on in her parents' garden. Everyone says she is posing well, even though she finds it very hard to stand still. Then, one of her father's friends arrives with his two daughters. They're older, taller and have lighter hair than Kate. Sargent decides to use them as models instead. Kate is devastated. Based on numerous let... More
Book Information
PublisherKids Can Press Ltd
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages48
Publication Date08/01/2007
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About Hugh Brewster (Author) : Hugh Brewster is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Hugh Brewster include Dinosaurs in Your Backyard, Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose: The Story of a Painting, The Ot... more
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About John Singer Sargent (Illustrator) : John Singer Sargent is a published author of children's books. A published credit of John Singer Sargent is John Singer Sargent: The Life of an Artist (Artist Biographies).
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