In 1681, the rulers of Venice ruthlessly protect their monopoly on the glass making of Murano, so when a master glass maker sells his methods to the Louis xiv of France, Corradino Manin knows he’s risking his life. Centuries later Nora Manin, a gifted artist as well, finds her famous last name places her in danger in the ancient foundries when timeless rivalries rise to the surface.
For more information or to register for the Book Club, call Elissa Winer at 410-547-9000, ext. 335
Members receive a 10% discount on books purchased in the museum store.
The Walters’ Parlor, 5 West Mount Vernon Place
Sunday, December 5, 3 p.m.
Members free; non-members $5
Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, firstname.lastname@example.org