'Beautifully presented ... leads the reader farther into an imaginative labyrinth towards those ponderous depths where the painterly and poetic merge' -- Rachel Campbell-Johnston, The Times
'Gets to the novel's troubled heart... [but] you do not need to have read a page of Proust to appreciate this beautiful book... magnificent'
-- The Daily Telegraph
`A riveting browse and will equip you for dinner party one-upmanship'
-- RA Magazine
`Academics, art historians or philosophical bookworms, you would be hard pushed to find a more exciting tome ... an extraordinary read'
-- Artists & Illustrators Magazine
`An intelligent and passionate introduction from a painter who deeply understands Proust ... this book seduces us with its ... easy access to gems of Proust's wit' -- The Irish Times
`An invaluable tool for all those students of literature who are yet unfamiliar with the canon of Western painting' -- The Art Newspaper
`Delightful' -- Michael Glover, The Independent
`Even hardened Proustians may be surprised at the outcome, which reveals In Search of Lost Time to be the Gesamtkunstwerk it always was'
-- Charles Darwent, The Independent on Sunday
`Irresistible to the Proust enthusiast, and hardly less so to those interested in art and its crossover with literature, this book will tempt every reader'
-- House & Garden
`This has been at my bedside for weeks; it will thrill any Proust lover' -- Jackie Wullschlager, The Financial Times
`An intelligent and passionate introduction from a painter who deeply understands Proust ... this book seduces us with its ... easy access to gems of Proust's wit'