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Unsurprisingly, my favourite painting by Johannes Vermeer - Girl with a Pearl Earring.

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Johannes Vermeer, the Milkmaid, 1660. I saw a documentary 'Ver-Meer' the day after I repinned this. This painting was featured.

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Johannes Vermeer Painting Canvas Prints And Johannes Vermeer ... I had not seen this painting before, but this young woman bears a striking resemblance to the actress Scarlett Johannsson who played Greit in Girl with the Pearl Earring

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I have a fantasy in which some enterprising curator brings all 27 surviving paintings by Vermeer together in one show. I'd travel to the ends of the earth to see it.

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Johannes Vermeer 1632-1675, The Art of Painting. The artist in painting is assumed to be Vermeer playing with viewers by not revealing his own face

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25 Most Popular Johannes Vermeer Paintings - Greatest Dutch Painter

Fashion in this period features a low decolletage, deep lace collars, a firmly corseted, long waisted body, and full skirts. In the gown, the bodice is frequently built onto the corset and laced down the centre back. In the model shown here, a deep lace c

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Woman Holding a Balance by Vermeer Another genius of the baroque period, notice the relationship between the balance and the painting within the painting of Christ's ascension and judgment

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Johannes Vermeer - The Girl with the Red Hat. c. 1665-67; http://www.artbabble.org/video/ngadc/vermeer-master-light-compilation

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