Annie McDee, Alone After The Disintegration Of Her Long Term Relationship And Trapped In A Dead End Job, Is Searching For A Present For Her Unsuitable Lover In A Neglected Second Hand Shop Within The Jumble Of Junk And Tack, A Grimy Painting Catches Her Eye Leaving The Store With The Picture After Spending Her Meagre Savings, She Prepares An Elaborate Dinner For Two, Only To Be Stood Up, The Gift Gathering Dust On Her MantelpieceBut Every Painting Has A Story And If It Could Speak, What Would It Tell Us For Annie Has Stumbled Across The Improbability Of Love , A Lost Masterpiece By Antoine Watteau, One Of The Most Influential French Painters Of The Eighteenth Century Soon Annie Is Drawn Unwillingly Into The Art World, And Finds Herself Pursued By A Host Of Interested Parties That Would Do Anything To Possess Her Picture For An Exiled Russian Oligarch, An Avaricious Sheika, A Desperate Auctioneer, An Unscrupulous Dealer And Several Others, The Painting Symbolises Their Greatest Hopes And Fears In Her Search For The Painting S True Identity, Annie Will Uncover The Darkest Secrets Of European History And In Doing So, She Will Learn About Herself, Opening Up To The Possibility Of Falling In Love Again
Hannah Mary Rothschild is a British writer, philanthropist and documentary filmmaker She also serves on the boards of various philanthropic trusts and museums In August 2015, she became chair of the London National Gallery s Board of Trustees.
- 416 pages
- The Improbability of Love
- Hannah Mary Rothschild
- 15 March 2018 Hannah Mary Rothschild