acknowledgements julie manet's impressionist childhood Julie Manet's Diary 1893-1899 Epilogue Notes Select bibliography
Julie Manet, the niece of Edouard Manet and the most famous female Impressionist artist, Berthe Morisot, was born in Paris on 14th November 1878 into a wealthy and cultured milieu at the height of the Impressionist era.
Jane Roberts is an art historian who has worked for over 20 years in the international art market including Sotheby's and the Cabinet des Dessins at the Louvre, specialising in Impressionism. She now runs her own consultancy in Paris. She received the Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Artes et Lettres in 2011. She is also the author of Jacques-Emile Blanche.Julie Manet was a French painter, model, diarist and art collector. She was the daughter of Edouard Manet and the most famous female Impressionist artist, Berthe Morisot.
"An enchanting book... a delightful story with aptly chosen illustrations" Book of the Year, Financial Times, `Francophiles will dote on the lively diary of Julie Manet which provides valuable insights into the lives of Degas, Renoir and others in that charmed circle.' - Richard Edmonds, Birmingham Post, `Often the most trivial details in Julie's diary are the most revealing.' - Richard Dorment, Daily Telegraph