Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending
Nocturne op.9 No.2
Chopin - Nocturne op.9 No.2
Fronts-piece for ‘An Unusual Voyage’(1931). While Belle had been an outrageous flirt across many novels her romances had been exclusively with women. This illustration marked the moment when she became a truly equal opportunity proposition!
Illustration by Armand Vallee
For La Vie Parisienne