The covers of the Pink books have all been based off existing paintings. For those who have been curious about the artwork, here is a complete list of the paintings and painters from Pink Carnation through Mistletoe.

 

The Secret History of the Pink Carnation

Augustus Jules Bouvier, "Lady Holding Flowers in her Petticoat"

 

 

The Masque of the Black Tulip

Francois Martin-Kavel, "A Summer Rose"

 

 

The Deception of the Emerald Ring

Franz Xaver Winterhalter, "The Marquise of Montebello"

 

 

The Seduction of the Crimson Rose

George Romney, "Emma, Lady Hamilton as Circe"

 

 

The Temptation of the Night Jasmine

Charles Sillem Lidderdale, "At the Garden Gate"

 

 

The Betrayal of the Blood Lily

Pompeo Batoni, "Purity of Heart"

 

 

The Mischief of the Mistletoe

Francois Martin-Kavel, "Jeune fille au manchon et à la branche de houx"


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