Everyone is invited to the launch of my new book
at The Corner Bookstore, 1313 Madison Avenue, New York City
March 16, 6:00pm–8:00pm
“Ingenious, lucid and revealing look at the lives of
two brilliant men who changed our way of seeing the world.”
“Laura Snyder is both a masterly scholar and a powerful storyteller.
She transports us to the wonder-age of seventeenth-century Holland.
A fabulous book.”
“An irresistible invitation into the lives and work of
Vermeer and van Leeuwenhoek.
It’s a wonderful and vivid book.”
Katharine Weber · Author of The Music Lesson
“A thoughtful elaboration of the modern notion of seeing.”
Russell Shorto · Author of Amsterdam
“This delightful book is solidly researched
but reads like a novel—and a good one at that!”
Walter Liedtke · Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City
“ Laura Snyder is both
a masterly scholar and
a powerful storyteller. ”