Griet, a tilemaker's daughter in 17th-century Holland, starts her first job as a servant the Vermeer household.
Through Griet's eyes the story is told of the family, the small town of Delft, and life with an obsessive genius.
Griet is drawn into his life, but there is a price to pay.
- Format: CD-Audio
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 20/01/2003
- Category: Historical fiction
- ISBN: 9780007154753