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Jan Vermeer

Arthur K. Wheelock Jr.

Jan Vermeer

by Arthur K. Wheelock Jr.

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

  • Vermeer, Jan, -- 1632-1675.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr..
    ContributionsVermeer, Jan, 1632-1675.
    LC ClassificationsND653.V5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22620731M
    ISBN 100500080313

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    Biography of Jan Vermeer Van Delft. Life. Relatively little is known about Vermeer's life. He seems to have been exclusively devoted to his art. The only sources of information are some registers, a few official documents and comments by other artists; it was for this reason that Thore Burger named him "The Sphinx of Delft". Vermeer became the. Johannes Vermeer (October – December ) was a Dutch painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of middle-class life. He was a moderately successful provincial genre painter in his lifetime but evidently was not wealthy, leaving his wife and children in debt at his death, perhaps because he produced relatively few Baptized 31 October , Delft, Dutch Republic.

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Johannes Vermeer (UK: / v ɜːr ˈ m ɪər, v ɛər ˈ m ɪər /, US: / v ər ˈ m ɪər, v ə r ˈ m ɛər /, Dutch: [joːˈɦɑnəs fərˈmeːr]; October – December ) was a Dutch Baroque Period painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of middle class life.

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Jan Vermeer’s most popular book is Elske (Tales of the Kingdom, #4). Apr 12,  · Who Was Jan Vermeer. Jan Vermeer was born circa October 31,in Delft, Netherlands.

Injoined the Delft painter’s guild. He served. “He's often wished that he could capture the full essence of each woman's laugh on canvas, but he settles instead, on watching how, when a woman chuckles, her head moves slightly to the left or right so that the light grazes it at a new angle and creates a new pattern of highlight and shadow.

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Johannas "Jan" Vermeer (yo HAH nus "YAHN" vur MEER) was born in the Netherlands in the city of Delft in His father was an art dealer, and through the early contacts with artists Jan became interested in painting.

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Johannes Vermeer (baptized October 31,died at the age of 43, December 15, ) Johannes Vermeer or Jan Vermeer (baptized October 31,died at the age of 43, December 15, ) was a Dutch Baroque painter who specialized in domestic interior scenes of ordinary life.

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Today his works are rare and highly prized. He was born on October 31,in Delft, the town in which he spent his whole life. His father was a silk weaver, art dealer, and tavern operator. InJan became a member of the painters' guild.