Artists' Wives by Alphonse Daudet,Olivier Bernier

By Alphonse Daudet,Olivier Bernier

Notoriety, faithfulness, gossip, love and magnificence are Alphonse Daudet's topics in those little-known tales concerning the strained family members among artists and their spouses. Daudet, often called the French Dickens, has an unerring eye for that everlasting triangle—artist husband, version spouse, and fickle fame.

Alphonse Daudet (1840–1897) used to be a part of the French naturalist crew of writers. He was once recognized for his uncanny empathy, his unforced tone, his understated humor, and his prepared observations of either Paris and Provençal life.

Olivier Bernier is an historian, biographer, and writer of severely acclaimed histories of eighteenth-century France.

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