These pages expand on various images that are referenced in the novel and (in one case) on a visual artist, Jacques Louis David, whose works chronicled much of the first part of the 19th century. He appears as a character in the novel.
Images of the Sacred Heart (Parts 1 and 2)
The Marais Madonna (Part 2)
Unicorn Tapestries (Part 6)
The French painter Jacques Louis David (Part 3)
Our Lady of Sorrows (Part 10)
Mater Admirabilis (Part 11)