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Continued: Piecing together the art of mosaics in Italy

  • Article by: JANE FRIEDMANN , Star Tribune
  • Last update: May 17, 2013 - 11:14 AM

While the city is graced with many mosaic treasures, the one I will remember best is the workshop itself, a true masterpiece of Notturni’s creation.

 

Jane Friedmann • 612-673-7852

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