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Johannes Vermeer
Art works of Johannes Vermeer.
Hans Jordaens
Hans Jordaens the Elder (1555 – 1630), was a Flemish Baroque painter whose religious works are often confused with that of other painters with the same name.
He was born in Antwerp, but afte...
Hans Jordaens - Wikipedia
Egbert van der Poel
Egbert van der Poel (Delft, 1621 - Rotterdam, 1664) was a Dutch Golden Age genre and landscape painter, son of a Delft goldsmith.
He may possibly have been a student of Esaias van de Velde and of ...
Egbert van der Poel - Wikipedia
Girl with a Pearl Earring (film)
Girl with a Pearl Earring is a 2003 drama film directed by Peter Webber. The screenplay was adapted by screenwriter Olivia Hetreed, based on the novel of the same name by Tracy Chevalier. Scarlett Joh...
Girl with a Pearl Earring (film) - Wikipedia
Vermeer Centre
The Vermeer Centre is an information center dedicated to the painter Johannes Vermeer and the work of his contemporaries in Delft, the Netherlands.The building is a rebuilt version of the old local Gu...
Vermeer Centre - Wikipedia
Heerman Witmont
Heerman Witmont (1605 – 1684), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
He was born in Delft. According to the RKD he became a member of the Delft Guild of St. Luke in 1644. He is known for detailed ...
Heerman Witmont - Wikipedia
Abraham van der Hoef
Abraham van der Hoef (1611 – 1666), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
He was born in Haarlem and is known for landscapes with battle scenes. He worked in Delft and became a member of the guild...
Abraham van der Hoef - Wikipedia
Adriaen Cornelisz van Linschoten
Adriaen Cornelisz. van Linschoten (1590, Delft – 1677, The Hague), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
According to Houbraken he was a regent of the Delft Guild of St. Luke (listed as Kornelis A...
Adriaen Cornelisz van Linschoten - Wikipedia
Cornelis de Man
Cornelis de Man (1 July 1621 in Delft – 1 September 1706 in Delft) was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
Kornelis was not satisfied with life in Delft. He wanted to travel beyond the port of Dordrecht a...
Cornelis de Man - Wikipedia
Pieter Steenwijck
Pieter Steenwijck (c. 1615, Delft – 1666, Delft), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
According to the RKD he was the brother of Harmen Steenwijck and they were both pupils of their uncle David ...
Pieter Steenwijck - Wikipedia
Christiaen van Couwenbergh
Christiaen van Couwenbergh, (8 July 1604 - 4 July 1667) was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
Couwenbergh was born in Delft. His father Gillis was a silversmith, engraver, and art dealer from Mechelen...
Christiaen van Couwenbergh - Wikipedia
Cornelis Jacobsz Delff
Cornelis Jacobsz. Delff (1570–1643) was a Dutch Golden Age still life painter.
Delff was born in Gouda. According to Houbraken he was first a pupil of his father Jacob Delff, and then of Co...
Cornelis Jacobsz Delff - Wikipedia
Gillis Gillisz. de Bergh
Gillis Gillisz. de Bergh (1600, Delft – 1669, Delft), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
According to the RKD he was a still life painter influenced by Cornelis Jacobsz Delff, who became a memb...
Gillis Gillisz. de Bergh - Wikipedia
Pieter Symonsz Potter
Pieter Symonsz Potter (1597, Enkhuizen – 1652, Amsterdam), was a Dutch Golden Age painter.
According to Houbraken he was the city secretary of Enkhuizen, married to the daughter of Paulus Be...
Pieter Symonsz Potter - Wikipedia