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Jan Vermeer, Briefschreiberin und Dienstmagd (Lady Writing a Letter, with her Maid) DetailJan Vermeer (Johannes Vermeer), Delft 1632 - 1675Briefschreiberin und Dienstmagd / Lady Writing a Letter, with her Maid, Detail (um 1670)The National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin

Jan Vermeer (Johannes Vermeer), Delft 1632 - 1675 Briefschreiberin und Dienstmagd / Lady Writing a Letter, with her Maid, Detail (um 1670) The National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin Considered one of the principal Dutch painters, Johannes Vermeer specialised in genre scenes, particular those depicting women in domestic settings. Vermeer’s work displays an unprecedented level of artistic mastery in its illusion of reality. His figures are often quiet and inactive, which contributes to the solemn…

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Vermeer Still Life    		Vermeer never painted a still life as such, but many of his interiors included them. A white jug like this appears in a 3 of his 37 paintings, a maid asleep, the girl with a wineglass and the music lesson.  These images include seduction and inebriation, those were very prudish times.I have had great difficulty finding a pure white delft jug, but I managed to finally get one, with a little help from a can of spray paint. Photography, Painting & Drawing, Inspiration, Street Photography, Nature, Photography Jobs, Photography Hashtags, Become A Photographer, Life Photography

Vermeer never painted a still life as such, but many of his interiors included them. A white jug like this appears in a 3 of his 37 paintings, a maid asleep, the girl with a wineglass and the music lesson. These images include seduction and inebriation, those were very prudish times. I have had great difficulty finding a pure white delft jug, but I managed to finally get one, with a little help from a can of spray paint.

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