"Beautiful Ida Chagall, the only daughter of Marc Chagall, is blossoming in the Paris art world beyond her father's controlling gaze. But her newfound independence is short-lived. In Nazi-occupied Paris, Chagall's status as a Jewish artist has made them all targets, yet his devotion to his art blinds him to their danger. When Ida falls in love and Chagall angrily paints an empty wedding chair (The bridal char) in response, she faces an impossible choice: does she fight to forge her own path outside her father's shadow, or abandon her ambitions to save Chagall from his enemies and himself?"--Page 4 of cover.