About the Book
This book details the process of a private commission of artist Mark Chickinelli. The book details the making of the painting "Alessandro's Wine Room. This painting celebrates the life of a succesful Italian American immigrant who came to America in 1909 and built the largest Italian Bakery in the U.S., the painting captures a romantic time during the period of their first bakery where he had a wine making room in the cellar of the bakery. There he would craft his red wines and offer to all that passed his threshhold a warm welcome and a outstretched hand offering a glass of wine to his visitors.