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Jean Strouse

Jean Strouse, Director of the Dorothy and Lewis B. ­Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York 
Public Library and the author of Alice James, A Biography and Morgan: American Financier, is writing a book about John Singer Sargent’s twelve portraits of the Asher Wertheimer family.


Henry James and the sculptor Hendrik Andersen in Andersen’s studio, Rome, 1907

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Portrait of a Novel: Henry James and the Making of an American Masterpiece

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Alice Hamilton: A Life in Letters

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