Provenance

Book Description

Set in Hungamon (aka Bogalusa), Louisiana 1988-89, Provenance takes the reader through progressive historical discoveries to the sources of a Hungarian painting that escaped the grasping fingers of Nazis and Communists, and to the secrets of two families, one Jewish, the owners of the Hungarian painting, and the other gentile, the owners of an American painting, which hides a dark tale.

About Levitt, Paul M.

Paul M. Levitt is Professor emeritus of English at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where he taught modern drama, history, and the gangster novel. He has written more than twenty books, radio plays for the BBC, and numerous popular and scholarly articles. He lives in Boulder.