A controversial 19th-century painting of Helen of Troy traverses the centuries between its storied British creator, J.M.W. Turner, and an art dealer in mid-life crisis whose banal existence is transformed by the tableau.
Please sign in to add a comment on this article.
December 9: "Idlers do not make history: they suffer it!"
What are the four novels and one knockout story collection that our speculative fiction expert Paul Di Filippo proclaims 2013's greatest "Overlooked SF, Fantasy, & Horror"?
© 1997-2012 Barnesandnoble.com llc