Nolanne O'Hair's Lucy, M’amie: A Portrait of Lucy Bakewell Audubon PDF

By Nolanne O'Hair

ISBN-10: 1450256651

ISBN-13: 9781450256650

ISBN-10: 1450256678

ISBN-13: 9781450256674

Lucy Audubon lived and died within the shadow of her husband, the well-known American artist and naturalist, John James Audubon. Few buyers be aware of her identify, or that she made it attainable for Audubon to accomplish a lot of his paintings. In Lucy, M’amie, writer Nolanne O’Hair captures the spirit of Lucy Audubon and vividly portrays the period during which she lived.

Timeless and enduring, this fictionalized account explores the lifetime of an indomitable lady who struggles to take care of her relations via continuous challenging instances but regularly offers the encouragement her proficient, idealistic husband so desperately wishes. Lucy, M’amie follows Lucy’s existence starting 1802, while her relatives strikes to the United States from Derbyshire, England, and to her marriage in 1808 on the age of twenty. It depicts the main points of Lucy’s lifestyles as she watches her husband remodel from a unusual artist and naturalist to a world-famous figure.

This portrait not just recounts Lucy’s struggles and adventures; it unveils her middle and brain, brings her out of her husband’s shadow, and provides wealthy insights into the existence and occasions of a able, creative pioneer woman.

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