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Johannes Vermeer
Art works of Johannes Vermeer.
Jan Miense Molenaer
Jan Miense Molenaer (1610 - buried 19 September 1668), was a Dutch Golden Age genre painter whose style was a precursor to Jan Steen's work during Dutch Golden Age painting. He shared a studio with hi...
Jan Miense Molenaer - Wikipedia
Johannes Vermeer
Johannes, Jan or Johan Vermeer (/vərˈmɪər/; [joːˈɦɑnəs jɑn vərˈmeːr]; 1632 – December 1675) was a Dutch painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of middle-class life. Vermeer was a moderate...
Johannes Vermeer - Wikipedia
Thomas Simon Cool
Thomas Simon Cool, a Dutch historical and genre painter, was born at the Hague in 1831. He studied at the Hague Academy under J. E. J. van den Berg, and first distinguished himself by his 'Atala,' exh...
Thomas Simon Cool - Wikipedia
Frans van Mieris the Elder
Frans van Mieris, the elder (16 April 1635 – 12 March 1681), was a Dutch Golden Age genre and portrait painter. The leading member of a Leiden family of painters, his sons Jan (1660–1690) and Wi...
Frans van Mieris the Elder - Wikipedia
Salomon Koninck
Salomon (de) Koninck (1609 - buried 8 August 1656) was a Dutch painter of genre scenes and portraits, and an engraver.Koninck was born in Amsterdam, the son of a goldsmith, originally from Antwerp, an...
Salomon Koninck - Wikipedia
The Wine Glass
The Wine Glass (also The Glass of Wine or Lady and Gentleman Drinking Wine, Dutch: Het glas wijn) is a 1660 painting by Johannes Vermeer now in the Gemäldegalerie, Berlin. It portrays a seated wom...
The Wine Glass - Wikipedia
Girl with a Pearl Earring (novel)
Girl with a Pearl Earring is a 1999 historical novel written by Tracy Chevalier. Set in 17th century Delft, Holland, the novel was inspired by Delft school painter Johannes Vermeer's painting Girl w...
Girl with a Pearl Earring (novel) - Wikipedia
Adriaen van Ostade
Adriaen van Ostade (baptized as Adriaen Jansz Hendricx 10 December 1610 – buried 2 May 1685) was a Dutch Golden Age painter of genre works.
According to Houbraken, he and his brother were pupils o...
Adriaen van Ostade - Wikipedia
Andries Both
Andries Both (1612/1613 - 23 March 1642), was a Dutch Golden Age genre painter, one of the bamboccianti, and brother of Jan Dirksz Both. Both was born in Utrecht, the son of a glass painter. He studi...
Andries Both - Wikipedia
Quirijn van Brekelenkam
Quirijn or Quiringh Gerritsz van Brekelenkam (1622/29, Zwammerdam – 1669/79, Leiden ), was a Dutch Baroque genre painter. He probably studied under Gerard Dou, and as a result his paintings from the 1...
Quirijn van Brekelenkam - Wikipedia
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals is a painting generally attributed to Johannes Vermeer, though this was for a long time widely questioned. A series of technical examinations from 1993 onwards co...
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals - Wikipedia
Adriaen van Gaesbeeck
Adriaen van Gaesbeeck (22 August 1621 - 11 February 1650) was a Dutch painter of genre subjects and portraits. His works, which are rare, are in the manner of Gerard Dou and Pieter van Slingeland. The...
Adriaen van Gaesbeeck - Wikipedia