1660

 

Rulers:

• Felipe IV, King of Spain (1621-1665)

Events:

• Palace of Placentia, or Greenwich Palace (England) is demolished.

• Royal Society established in London.

• Santa Maria del Popolo completed in Rome.

Deaths:

• Flinck, Govert (1615-1660)

• Velázquez, Diego (1599-1660)

Literature:

• Molière (1622-1673): Sganarelle ou Le Cocu imaginaire (1660)

Art:

• Cagnacci, Guido (1601-1663): Marta rimprovera Maria per la sua vanità (after 1660)

• Cagnacci, Guido (1601-1663): Morte di Cleopatra (1660-1662)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): A Young Man Seated at a Table (c.1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Man with a Magnifying Glass (early 1660s)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Boy (1655-1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Gentleman with a Tall Hat and Gloves (1658-1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of a Man (1650-1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Portrait of Gerard de Lairesse (mid-1660s)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Rembrandt’s Son Titus in a Monk’s Habit (1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Self-Portrait (1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Self-Portrait at an Easel (1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): The Denial of St Peter (1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Titus, the Artist’s Son (1660)

• Rembrandt (1606-1669): Woman with a Pink (early 1660s)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): The Girl with the Wineglass (1658-1660)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): The Milkmaid (1660)

• Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): View of Delft (1660-1661)

• Zurbarán, Francisco de (1598-1664): Virgen Niña (1658-1660)