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   jahsonic : 
 
 Geography Book (Felicite’s Only View From Abroad): Illustration by  David Hockney  for “ A Simple Heart ” Of  Gustave Flaubert  ,  1974 , etching. 
  David Hockney  wrote in his autobiography “the story really affected me, and I felt it was a subject I could get into and really use”. 
 The story also affected  Julian Barnes  who in  1984  devoted an entire book,   Flaubert’s Parrot  , to Flaubert and the  parrot  in “ A Simple Heart .” 
  David Hockney - available graphics

jahsonic:

Geography Book (Felicite’s Only View From Abroad): Illustration by David Hockney for “A Simple Heart” Of Gustave Flaubert , 1974, etching.

David Hockney wrote in his autobiography “the story really affected me, and I felt it was a subject I could get into and really use”.

The story also affected Julian Barnes who in 1984 devoted an entire book, Flaubert’s Parrot, to Flaubert and the parrot in “A Simple Heart.”

David Hockney - available graphics

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