Novels about Art

A Listmania! list by editor "editor" (Burkesville)
The list author says: "Here's a short list of novels that have art as a theme or backdrop."
Depths of Glory
1.  Depths of Glory by Irving Stone
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The Birth of Venus: A Novel (Reader's Circle)
2.  The Birth of Venus: A Novel (Reader's Circle) by Sarah Dunant
$11.05   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (446 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Flanders Panel
3.  The Flanders Panel by Arturo Perez-Reverte
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3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (194 customer reviews)

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Name of the Rose
4.  Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (391 customer reviews)

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Headlong: A Novel (Bestselling Backlist)
5.  Headlong: A Novel (Bestselling Backlist) by Michael Frayn
$11.37   Used & New from: $0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)

The Tragic Muse. [A novel.] Vol. II
6.  The Tragic Muse. [A novel.] Vol. II by Henry James
$27.75   Used & New from: $10.00
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Moon and Sixpence
7.  Moon and Sixpence by W. Somerset Maugham
$7.16   Used & New from: $0.98
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews)

The Painter
8.  The Painter by Will Davenport
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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As Above, So Below: A Novel of Peter Bruegel
9.  As Above, So Below: A Novel of Peter Bruegel by Rudy Rucker
$17.78   Used & New from: $8.65
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Lydia Cassat Reading the Morning Paper: A Novel
10.  Lydia Cassat Reading the Morning Paper: A Novel by Harriet Scott Chessman
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

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Leonardo's Swans: A Novel
11.  Leonardo's Swans: A Novel by Karen Essex
$10.82   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

The Passion of Artemisia: A Novel
12.  The Passion of Artemisia: A Novel by Susan Vreeland
$11.33   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)

I, Juan de Pareja
13.  I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth DeTrevino
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
14.  The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (990 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Of Human Bondage (Modern Library 100 Best Novels)
15.  Of Human Bondage (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) by W. Somerset Maugham
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (323 customer reviews)

Walter Sickert: A Life
16.  Walter Sickert: A Life by Matthew Sturgis
$22.95   Used & New from: $15.21
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

N. C. Wyeth: A Biography
17.  N. C. Wyeth: A Biography by David Michaelis
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Classics
18.  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Classics by James Joyce
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (370 customer reviews)

Narcissus and Goldmund: A Novel
19.  Narcissus and Goldmund: A Novel by Hermann Hesse
$11.33   Used & New from: $1.24
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (143 customer reviews)

Bluebeard: A Novel (Delta Fiction) [Paperback]
20.  Bluebeard: A Novel (Delta Fiction) [Paperback] by Kurt Vonnegut
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (143 customer reviews)

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Cat's Eye
21.  Cat's Eye by Margaret Atwood
$11.30   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews)

The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories
22.  The Picture of Dorian Gray and Three Stories by Oscar Wilde
$10.80   Used & New from: $2.41
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)