Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0011756, Thu, 1 Sep 2005 12:05:51 -0700

ADA's Stabian flower girl
EDNOTE. I might add that Gerard de Vries, Liana AshEndon, and I have a book
coming out that contains and discusses many of the painting images in
Nabokov's fiction.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Carolyn Kunin" <chaiselongue@earthlink.net>
To: "D. Barton Johnson" <chtodel@cox.net>
Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 8:04 AM
Subject: Stabian flower girl

> Dear Don,
> I'm attaching a brochure which shows the Flora painting and describes the
> villa where it was found - - and other villas too. I love this style of
> Roman painting & recognized this "Flora" from Nabokov's description - -
> glad
> I was finally was able to place her.
> Carolyn